A Pair of Unused Curved Carving Tools marked GP PRESTON *SOLD*
A pair of unused curved carving tools.
Marked 'GEO.P.PRESTON SHEFFIELD' with the relevant sweep numbers on the blades.
Believed to have been made by JB ADDIS for George Preston the Sheffield Tool Dealer.
One is a 7/8 inch No.13 sweep carving gouge, the other a 1 inch No.12 carving chisel.
These two tools have never been used and still retain their original 'straw' finish and factory grinds.
Both with very good boxwood handles with brass ferrules.
No previous owner's stamps.
83/4 and 9 inches overall length.
A great pair of new, old carving tools.