MARPLES Bow Saw or Frame Saw *SOLD*
A good smaller wooden bow saw by MARPLES of Sheffield.
Also sometimes referred to as a turning or frame saw.
Marked 'MARPLES SHEFFIELD ENGLAND' on both uprights.
There is a small hairline crack by the left cross bar mortice but all is fir and secure, please see image.
Good beechwood handles and brass fittings.
Fitted with an 8 inch blade, a few minor surface pitting and staining spots, please see close-up image.
71/2 inches between the fixing pins, believed to be the smallest saw of this type offered by MARPLES.
No previous owner's stamps.
103/8 inches across the frame, 153/4 inches across the handles.
N.B. Please note that this saw may be dismantled for shipping.