Fantastic F. NICHOLSON LIVING IN WRENTHAM 18th Century Astragal Moulding Plane - EXCELSIOR 110081 - AS OF DEC 21

$ 1,895.00
  • Fantastic F. NICHOLSON LIVING IN WRENTHAM 18th Century Astragal Moulding Plane - EXCELSIOR 110081

Fantastic F. NICHOLSON LIVING IN WRENTHAM 18th Century Astragal Moulding Plane - EXCELSIOR 110081 - AS OF DEC 21

$ 1,895.00
Item #: EXCELSIOR 110081

Clean, fine, no issues. 9 7/8 inches long. Yellow birch. Excellent 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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Clean, fine, no issues. 9 7/8 inches long. Yellow birch. Excellent 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.