Large JAMES HOWARTH Paring Gouge - 1 7/16 inch
A 17/16 inch wide in-cannel paring gouge by JAMES HOWARTH of Sheffield.
Marked 'JAMES HOWARTH SHEFFIELD' with the JH Arrow trade mark on the blade.
Good boxwood handle with brass ferrule, two small cracks near the ferrule but firm and secure, please see close-up images.
A few surface pitting and staining spots.
Previous owner's stamps 'PLUMTREE'.
163/4 inches overall length.