Spoon Carving Gouge marked FROST Norwich - 1/2 inch No.27 Sweep
A 1/2 inch No.27 sweep spoon carving gouge by FROST of Norwich.
James FROST was a 19th century ironmonger based in Norwich with a reputation for supplying quality tools from a variety of manufacturers.
Marked 'FROST NORWICH' on the blade, also very faintly marked '27' just to the left of this mark.
The blade retains much of its original straw finish.
Good beechwood handle with brass ferrule.
Previous owner's stamps 'F.SELLERS'.
Appears sharp and ready.
83/4 inches overall length.