Large IBBOTSON Paring Gouge - 1 1/2 inch
A very good 11/2 inch wide paring gouge by IBBOTSON of Sheffield.
Marked 'THOS IBBOTSON & CO CAST STEEL' with the Omega trade mark on the blade.
There is a small piece missing off the bolster, please see close-up image.
Good boxwood handle with brass ferrule, the previous owner has flattened two sides of the handle, please see images.
Previous owner's stamps 'BROADBENT' and 'F.CRAVEN'.
163/8 inches overall length.