F*NICHOLSON LIVING*IN WRENTHAM Clean and Fine 9 7/8 inch Yellow Birch Molding Plane (ca. 1683-1753)- 79003R

$ 1,995.00
  • Clean and Fine 9 7/8 inch Yellow Birch Molding Plane by F*NICHOLSON LIVING*IN WRENTHAM (ca. 1683-1753)- 79003R

F*NICHOLSON LIVING*IN WRENTHAM Clean and Fine 9 7/8 inch Yellow Birch Molding Plane (ca. 1683-1753)- 79003R

$ 1,995.00
Item #: 79003R

One inch wide. Clean mark. Francis NICHOLSON (circa 1683-1753) was the earliest documented plane maker in the USA, working in Wrentham, MA. When he died, he left most of his tools to his plane maker son, John. To his slave, plane maker Cesar CHELOR, he left tools, land, and his freedom.

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One inch wide. Clean mark. Francis NICHOLSON (circa 1683-1753) was the earliest documented plane maker in the USA, working in Wrentham, MA. When he died, he left most of his tools to his plane maker son, John. To his slave, plane maker Cesar CHELOR, he left tools, land, and his freedom.