Set of 8 JB ADDIS Carving Tools *SOLD*
A wonderful set of 8 large JB ADDIS carving tools.
All are marked 'JB ADDIS & SONS SHEFFIELD ENGLAND 10 PRIZE MEDALS' with the relevant sweep number on the blades.
This set includes four curved gouges, one V gouge, two spoon gouges and a spoon chisel, as follows:
1 inch No.12 sweep shallow curved gouge, 93/4 inches overall length
1 inch No.14 sweep curved gouge, 95/8 inches overall length
13/16 inch No.16 sweep curved gouge, 93/16 inches overall length
3/4 inch No.17 sweep deep curved gouge, 91/8 inches overall length
1/2 inch No.40 sweep curved 60 degree V gouge, 91/2 inches overall length
1/2 inch No.31 sweep spoon gouge, 93/16 inches overall length
1/2 inch No.31 sweep spoon gouge, 91/16 inches overall length
3/4 inch No.21 sweep spoon chisel, 93/8 inches overall length
Each is fitted with a turned mahogany handle with copper ferrule.
No previous owner's stamps.
Signs of the manufacturing process are clear on the back of the blades.
All appear sharp and ready.