MARPLES Mortice Gauge
A rosewood mortice gauge by MARPLES of Sheffield.
Marked 'HIBERNIA WM MARPLES & SONS SHEFFIELD' with the Shamrock trade mark on one side of the head stock.
Brass wear strips to the head.
Brass thumb screw pin adjuster.
Good length pins.
All parts move freely and tighten securely.
A few knocks and scratches.
Previous owner's stamps 'T A DAVIS'.
73/4 inches overall length.