VARVILL Screw Stem Plough Plane with 8 IBBOTSON Irons
A very tidy screw stem plough plane with brass fittings by VARVILL of York.
Marked 'VARVILL & SONS LTD EBOR WORKS YORK' with the Bishops Mitre trade mark on the toe.
Brass thumb screw depth stop.
Extended and upturned steel skate.
Solid boxwood fence arms and nuts, the threads are in very good condition with with only a few very minor knocks.
One of the inside nuts has split in the past but the previous owner has carried out a very good repair, please see close-up images.
Comes with 8 IBBOTSON irons.
Previous owners stamps 'W.FINCH' on the stock.
The beechwood stock is 79/16 inches long.
Some bruising to the wedge finial and a few knocks and scratches overall.
All parts move freely and tighten securely.
A nice example.
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