Add To Your Wishlist1/4 inch ASHLEY ILES No 47 Grounding Tool or Fishtail Gouge - Unused ?

Add To Your Wishlist1/4 inch ASHLEY ILES No 47 Grounding Tool or Fishtail Gouge - Unused ?



A very little used, possibly unused, 1/4 inch or 7mm No.47 grounding tool or fishtail carving gouge by ASHLEY ILES.

Described in their catalogue as "a slightly curved Fishtail Pattern".

Very faintly marked 'ASLEY ILES LTD MADE IN ENGLAND' and stamped '47' on one side of the blade.

Appears to have its original factory grind, please see close-up image.

Very good beech wood handle with brass ferrule and trade label.

No previous owner's stamps.

Some minor surface spots, please see images.  

9 inches (228mm) overall length.