American STANLEY 4 1/2 Smoothing Plane - Type 13 *SOLD*
A very good American STANLEY No.41/2 smoothing plane.
Believed to be a type 13 plane made between 1925 - 1928.
Fitted with a good length 23/8 inch STANLEY blade iron marked 'MADE IN USA' with the STANLEY Sweetheart trade mark, matching cap iron. 17/16 inches remain below the slot.
Dismantled, cleaned, checked, oiled and reassembled.
Retains almost all of its original black finish.
Very good rosewood handles with the remains of the trade label on the left side of the rear handle. Previous owner's mark 'TA DAVIS'.
'U.S.PAT APR-19-10' is cast behind the frog.
A few surface knocks and scratches.
All parts move freely and tighten securely.
103/8 inches overall length.
A fine example.
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