MARPLES Paring Chisel - 1 1/4 inch
A good 1 1/4 inch wide paring chisel by MARPLES of Sheffield.
Marked 'W MARPLES & SONS CAST STEEL' with part Shamrock trade mark on the top of the blade.
Good boxwood handle with brass ferrule, a couple of hairline cracks but all is firm and secure, please see images.
The blade flares slightly from 11/8" wide at the shoulders to a little over 11/4" at the cutting edge.
Some pitting and staining spots, please see images.
Previous owner's stamps '?.RAYNER'.
151/8 inches overall length.