Large Early Flared Cast Steel Firmer Chisel - 2 inch *SOLD*
An early 2 inch cast steel firmer chisel for restoration.
Unnamed but part of a collection of tools from Sheffield.
Marked 'CAST STEEL' to the back of the blade.
Flaring to a touch under 2 inches (actually 115/16" or 49mm) wide at the cutting edge from 113/16" at the shoulders.
Some surface pitting and staining, please see images.
Well used London pattern boxwood handle with brass ferrule, various knocks, scratches and splits, please see close-up images.
Previous owner's stamps 'H.HICKSON'.
111/8 inches (282mm) overall length.