FROGATT Moulding Plane - V Profile
A good 18th century moulding plane by Benjamin FROGATT of Birmingham, circa 1760 - 1790.
Altered by a previous owner for use as a vee plane.
Embossed mark 'B.FROGATT' with stepped border.
This mark has been overstamped but is still clear, please see close-up image.
Previous owner's marks 'W.LE.....' and 'J.WRIGHT'.
Also stamped '1' on the heel.
Good blade iron with a few pitting and staining spots.
Lovely original wedge
911/16 inches overall length.