Graduated Set of 11 MAWHOOD Firmer Chisels for FTB Lawson of Plymouth *SOLD*
A scarce graduated set of FTB Lawson boxwood handled firmer chisels by MAWHOOD BROTHERS of Sheffield.
FTB Lawson Ltd were Plymouth based tool merchants and ironmongers and, although not manufacturers themselves, were big enough to have their name stamped on the Sheffield produced products they sold.
This set of chisels includes sizes 1/16", 1/8", 3/16", 1/4", 3/8", 1/2", 5/8", 3/4", 1", 11/4" and 11/2 inch. The 1/4" chisel has no bolster, please see images.
All are marked 'FTB LAWSON WARRANTED CAST STEEL' with the larger 5 chisels also having 'SHEFFIELD' and the Palm Tree trade mark of MAWHOOD BROTHERS on the blades.
Very good boxwood handles with brass ferrules, previous owner's stamps 'D.HULL'.
A few surface pitting and staining spots.
Between 81/2 and 1211/16 inches overall length.