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Miniature Moulding Planes by MARPLES?

14th May 2018

Miniature Moulding Planes by MARPLES?

A group of 16 miniature moulding planes or thumb planes.

Pairs of No.2, 4, 6, 8, 10 and 12 hollows and rounds, a straight rebate or rabbet plane, square ovolo, astragal and centre bead.

Miniature Moulding Planes by MARPLES?

Miniature Moulding Planes by MARPLES?

The hollows and rounds and rebate are 4 3/16 inches long and stamped 'AW' on the toes.  11 of these have MARPLES blade irons fitted.

The three profile moulding planes are 4 1/4 inches long.

All appear to be professionally made, possibly in the MARPLES factory?

Miniature Moulding Planes by MARPLES?

Part of a one owner kit and now residing in a private collection.

Enjoy the photographs.

Robert Leach

OLD HAND TOOLS