Graduated MARPLES Moulding Planes - Square Ovolo *SOLD*
A rare little used graduated group of three common or square ovolo moulding planes by MARPLES of Sheffield.
Sizes: 1/4, 1/2 and 5/8 inch.
Each plane is marked 'HIBERNIA WM MARPLES & SONS SHEFFIELD' with the Shamrock trade mark on the toe and stamped with the relevant size on the heel.
All have near full length blade irons with almost all of the original black finish.
Each plane is also marked with a double diamond behind the wedge mortice, believed to be the mark of the individual plane maker or hand.
Previous owner's stamps 'R.NORDON'.
Approximately 91/2 inches overall length.