James HOWARTH Mortice Chisel - 3/16 inch
A very good 3/16 inch or 4mm wide cast steel full mortice chisel by James HOWARTH of Sheffield.
Sometimes referred to as a pig sticker mortice chisel.
Marked 'J HOWARTH SHEFFIELD' with the JH trade mark.
Very good beechwood oval handle with leather washer.
Previous owner's stamp 'J.PEASGOOD'.
69/16 inch (167mm) long blade, 125/8 inches (320mm) overall length.