Abraham ASHTON & SONS Brass Back Tenon Saw - 12 inch
A tidy 12 inch brass back tenon saw by Abraham ASHTON & SONS of Sheffield.
Marked 'ABRM ASHTON & SONS LTD SHEFFIELD ENGLAND' on the brass back.
Faint but legible etching to the blade reads 'A.ASHTON & SONS LTD SHEFFIELD ENGLAND WARRANTED CAST STEEL ESTABLISHED 1848'.
Good beechwood handle with three brass fixings including the Warranted Superior medallion.
Previous owners stamps 'F.HODGSON'.
The 12 inch blade is straight with all teeth (approx' 12 tpi) present and well formed.
Some minor surface pitting and staining spots.
171/2 inches overall length.