Graduated Set of 4 Firmer Gouges by SORBY with London Pattern Boxwood Handles
A graduated set of 4 firmer gouges by SORBY of Sheffield.
Approximate sizes: 1/4, 1/2, 5/8 and 7/8 inch.
Each is marked 'I.SORBY CAST STEEL' on the blades.
All have wonderfully coloured London pattern boxwood handles with brass ferrules, split to the 5/8 handle but firm and secure - please see close-up image
Circular mark to each handle, presumably for identification by the previous owner.
Some surface pitting and staining spots.
Between 9 - 105/16 inches overall length.