MARPLES Carving Gouge - No.8 Sweep 3/8 inch
A No.8 sweep 3/8 inch MARPLES carving gouge.
Marked 'W.MARPLES & SONS CAST STEEL 8' with the Shamrock trade mark on the blade.
Good beechwood handle with brass ferrule marked 'RD429721'.
No previous owner's stamps.
Appears sharp and ready.
91/2 inches overall length.