MELHUISH Mortice Chisel - 3/8 inch
A good 3/8 inch or 10mm wide mortice chisel by MELHUISH of London.
Marked 'MELHUISH FETTER LANE HOLBORN EC' on the top of the blade.
The blade flares from 5/16 inch wide at the bolster to 3/8" at the cutting edge.
A few surface pitting and staining spots, please see images.
Good ashwood handle with brass ferrule and leather washer, previous owner's stamps 'R.BRYANT'.
121/2 inches (318mm) overall length.