MATHIESON Tongue & Groove Match Planes - 5/8 inch - GP PRESTON
A good pair of 5/8 inch beechwood MATHIESON tongue & groove match planes.
Marked 'A. MATHIESON & SON GLASGOW' with the Crescent & Star trade mark on the toes.
Also marked 'G.P.PRESTON TOOL MERCHANT SHEFFIELD'.
The grooving plane is stamped '5/8' and '4' on the heel.
Both planes are also marked '41' behind the wedge mortice - please see close-up image.
Good length blade irons, the tongue iron is marked 'MATHIESON' and both irons have four nick marks indicating they they are original to the planes.
No previous owner's stamps.
A few surface knocks and scratches.
91/2 inches overall length.