HENRY TAYLOR No.3708 Carving Tool - 5/8 inch
A little used professional 5/8 inch (16mm) No.8 sweep carving gouge by HENRY TAYLOR of Sheffield.
Marked 'H.TAYLOR ENGLAND 8' with the Acorn trade mark on the blade.
The HENRY TAYLOR professional carving tools have a non-reflective black finish with straw coloured ground surfaces.
Fitted with a Tiranti boxwood handle with brass ferrule and trade label. There are two fine splits near the ferrule but the handle is firm and secure.
Previous owner's stamps 'PLUMTREE'.
95/8 inches (244mm) overall length.