Fine BUCK Diminutive Mitre Plane (Probably Made by ROBt TOWELL ca. 1830) - 78223U - AS OF JAN. 12

$ 1,595.00
  • Fine BUCK Diminutive Mitre Plane (Probably Made by ROBt TOWELL ca. 1830) - 78223U

Fine BUCK Diminutive Mitre Plane (Probably Made by ROBt TOWELL ca. 1830) - 78223U - AS OF JAN. 12

$ 1,595.00
Item #: 78223U

Dovetailed steel construction with rosewood infill. Original SORBY 1 5/8 inch snecked iron. This is definitely the original iron as both the plane and the iron are marked "2."  Extra fine mouth. The main body is 6 1/8 inches long, 7 1/4 inches with the overhangs. Spectacular mouth. The wedge is not the first but is perfect. There are six examples of TOWELL miter planes pictured in ANTIQUE WOODWORKING TOOLS, D Russell, one of which is dual marked TOWELL & BUCK. The bridge is marked "BUCK 245 TOTTm COURT Rd"

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Dovetailed steel construction with rosewood infill. Original SORBY 1 5/8 inch snecked iron. This is definitely the original iron as both the plane and the iron are marked "2."  Extra fine mouth. The main body is 6 1/8 inches long, 7 1/4 inches with the overhangs. Spectacular mouth. The wedge is not the first but is perfect. There are six examples of TOWELL miter planes pictured in ANTIQUE WOODWORKING TOOLS, D Russell, one of which is dual marked TOWELL & BUCK. The bridge is marked "BUCK 245 TOTTm COURT Rd"