Large WHITEHOUSE Drawknife - 12 inch
A good 12 inch drawknife or carpenters drawing knife by Cornelius WHITEHOUSE of Cannock.
Marked 'C WHITEHOUSE & SONS WARRANTED' on the blade.
Very good beechwood handles with steel tang washers and simple line decoration.
Previous owner's stamps 'A.NEW' with stylised initials to each handle.
Two old, treated and wax filled, worm exit holes.
117/8 inch cutting edge.
Some surface pitting and staining spots, please see images.
191/2 inches overall.
Fitted with a wooden edge guard.
May require sharpening before use.