5/8" CHARLES HILL Firmer Chisel *SOLD*
A good 5/8 inch firmer chisel by Charles HILL of Sheffield.
HILL is better known as a manufacturer of carving tools however, similar to JB ADDIS, other edge tools were also offered.
Marked 'C HILL SHEFFIELD' with the Cannon trade mark on the blade.
Good boxwood handle with brass ferrule, some minor strike damage to the top of the handle, please see close-up image.
No previous owner's stamps.
A few minor surface pitting and staining spots, please see images.
10 inches (253mm) overall length.