BRADES 174 Billhook - Nottingham Pattern
A tidy vintage BRADES 174 9 inch Nottingham pattern double edge billhook.
Marked 'BRADES PATTN - 174 9 IN' on the blade.
41/2 inch straight cutting edge, 9 inch curved edge.
Good hardwood handle with steel ferrule, two small splits near the ferule but the handle is firm and secure, please see close-up images.
No previous owner's stamps.
1lb 63/4oz (644g) total weight.
151/4 inches overall length.
May require sharpening before use.