Curved Carving Gouge by ASHLEY ILES of Sheffield - No.13 Sweep - 7/8 inch
A very little used and possibly unused 7/8 inch curved carving gouge by ASHLEY ILES of Sheffield.
Not marked with a sweep number but a good match for a No.13 London pattern sweep.
This gouge was made in Sheffield by ASHLEY ILES between 1949 and 1967 when the family business relocated to Lincolnshire.
Marked 'ASHLEY ILES SHEFFIELD LTD' on the blade.
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Excellent boxwood handle with brass ferrule.
No previous owner's stamps.
1013/16 inches overall length.