MILLERS FALLS No.9 Smoothing Plane
A tidy MILLERS FALLS No.9 smoothing plane.
The same size as a STANLEY or RECORD No.4.
Marked 'MILLERS FALLS No 9' on the left cheek.
Fitted with a good length MILLERS FALLS 2 inch blade iron with matching cap iron.
The 3 point lever cap is marked 'PAT NO 1822520' on the surface with 'PAT. APLD. FOR' on the underside.
The lever cap retains almost all of the original red background finish to the trade mark recess however most of the original nickel plating has gone and there are some minor chips on the bottom edge.
Marked 'MADE In U.S.A.' behind the red frog.
Very good rosewood handles.
Retains most of the original black and red finish.
Some staining patches and surface knocks and scratches.
All parts move freely and tighten securely.
93/8 inches overall length.