Early Heavy Firmer Chisel by GILPIN - 1 1/2 inch
A 11/2 inch wide heavy firmer chisel by GILPIN of Cannock.
Marked 'W.GILPIN CAST STEEL' with the Crown trade mark on the top of the blade.
Lovely hardwood (oak?) handle with elongated brass ferrule, some minor strike damage.
No previous owner's stamp.
A few surface pitting and staining spots.
131/8 inches overall length.