DIXON Leather Plough Gauge - Plow Gauge
A scarce saddlers' plough or plow gauge by DIXON of Walsall.
Marked 'T DIXON & SONS WARRANTED' on the knife blade with 'T DOXON & SONS' on the frame and 'T DIXON & SONS PATENT 3994 1884' on the fence locking block.
The graduated bar is divided into eighths up to 5 inches.
Single punch 'dot' mark on the various parts.
The knife has a rosewood handle with brass ferrule, a few pitting and staining spots.
All parts move freely and tighten securely.
A nice example.