Group of 3 Pattern Makers Cranked Paring Gouges by MARPLES *SOLD*
A group of 3 pattern makers cranked paring gouges by MARPLES of Sheffield.
Sizes: 5/8, 3/4 and 11/4 inch.
The 2 smaller gouges are marked 'W.MARPLES & SONS SHEFFIELD ENGLAND', and the larger gouge is marked 'W.MARPLES & SONS CAST STEEL' on the blades. All also have the Shamrock trade mark.
Good 'registered' boxwood handles with brass ferrules, each is marked 'RD 429721'.
Previous owner's stamps 'J.HOUSLEY'.
Between 131/2 and 161/4 inches overall length.