1 inch WARD & PAYNE Bevel Edge Paring Chisel *SOLD*
A tidy 1 inch wide bevel edge paring chisel by WARD & PAYNE of Sheffield.
Marked 'WARD CAST STEEL' with the Hammers over Anvil trade mark on the top of the blade, this trade mark is also on the underside.
Very good boxwood handle with brass ferrule, there is a hole through the top of the handle, possibly where a previous owner fitted a string loop.
Previous owner's stamp 'E.A.KENNEY'.
The blade flares slightly from 15/16 inch wide at the shoulders to 1" at the cutting edge.
Some surface pitting and staining spots with a couple of deeper patches well away from the cutting edge, please see images.
151/4 inches (387mm) overall length.