Graduated Set of 8 MARPLES Bevel Edge Chisels with Splitproof Handles *SOLD*
A very good graduated set of 8 MARPLES Splitproof bevel edge firmer chisels.
Sizes: 1/8, 1/4, 3/8, 1/2, 5/8, 3/4, 1 and 11/4 inch.
These are the early pattern chisels with round neck blades, later patterns have tapered necks.
Each of the oval red and yellow Splitproof handles is marked 'MARPLES ' on one side with 'WM.MARPLES & SONS SHEFFIELD ENG.' with the Shamrock trade mark on the opposite side.
There is also a number (1, 2, 3 or 4) under 'MARPLES' which presumably relates to the size of handle.
Between 85/8 and 113/16 inches overall length.
Supplied in a canvas tool roll.