MARPLES 2123 Mortice Gauge *SOLD*
A very good and little used No.2123 rosewood mortice or mortise gauge by MARPLES of Sheffield.
Marked 'W MARPLES & SONS SHEFFIELD ENG.' with the Shamrock trade mark on lower face of the oval head stock.
Circular brass wear ring, shield, slide and thumb screw adjuster.
Full length pins.
All parts move freely and tighten securely.
No previous owner's stamps.
A few minor surface marks but retains the vast majority of its original lacquer finish throughout.
73/4 inches overall length.
A fine example.