HENRY TAYLOR 96 Allongee Pattern Carving Gouge - 1" 25mm *SOLD*
A good 1 inch or 25mm wide No.96 allongee pattern carving tool by HENRY TAYLOR of Sheffield.
Similar to fishtail and long pod carving tools, the No.96 has a London pattern No.6 sweep.
Marked 'H TAYLOR SHEFFIELD' with the Acorn trade mark on the top of the blade and '96 MADE IN ENGLAND' on the underside.
A few minor surface staining spots, please see close-up images.
Excellent beechwood handle with brass ferrule.
No previous owner's stamps.
107/8 inches (277mm) overall length.