Early Try Square by MOON - 12 inch
A scarce early 12 inch try square by Thomas MOON of London.
Circa late 18th to early 19th century.
Marked 'MOON 145 ST MARTINS LANE' on the rosewood stock.
MOON is listed at this address between 1795 and 1828.
Brass plated rosewood stock with four brass diamond backed steel rivets.
The steel blade is a little under 12 inches long (above the stock), some surface pitting and staining, please see images.
Previous owner's stamps 'E.PESTELL'.
A rare survivor.