Large Tapered Firmer Chisel by FIRTH - 1 3/4 inch *SOLD*
A 13/4 inch firmer chisel by Thomas FIRTH of Sheffield.
Marked '1 3/4 THOS FIRTH & SONS CAST STEEL' with the Norfolk Works trade mark on the blade.
Good beechwood handle with brass ferrule, small split near the ferrule but firm and secure.
Blade tapers from 15/8 inches at the shoulders to 13/4 inches at the cutting edge.
Previous owner's stamps 'J.F.BROOKS' and one other overstamped.
131/2 inches overall length.