JAMES HOWARTH Mortice Gauge
A good rosewood mortice or mortise gauge by James HOWARTH of Sheffield.
Faintly marked 'JAMES HOWARTH SHEFFIELD CORPORATE MARK' with the JH Arrow trade mark on one side of the head stock.
Brass thumb slide adjuster.
Good length pins.
Stamped '14' on the head stock and end of the stem, please see close-up images.
All parts move freely and tighten securely.
Previous owner's stamps 'F.FROW' and 'G.HILL'.
A few surface knocks and scratches.
7 inches overall length.