MARPLES Lock Mortice Chisel - 1/2 inch
A tidy 1/2 inch London pattern lock mortice chisel by MARPLES of Sheffield.
Marked 'W MARPLES & SONS SHEFFIELD ENGLAND' with the Shamrock trade mark on the blade.
Very good boxwood handle with brass ferrule and leather washer.
Previous owner's stamps 'E.W.BIGNELL'.
A few minor surface pitting and staining spots, please see images.
159/16 inches overall length.