American STANLEY 9 1/2 Block Plane - Type 19 *SOLD*
A very tidy American STANLEY No.9 1/2 adjustable block plane.
Believed to be a type 19, circa 1930 - 1942.
Marked 'STANLEY' at the toe with 'MADE IN USA' at the heel.
Fitted with a 15/8 inch STANLEY cutter with the Sweetheart trade mark. Also stamped 'S' and 'Z' on the back of the cutter, a little over 1 inch remains below the slot.
The 9 1/2 has an adjustable mouth to allow for coarse or fine work.
The majority of the original black finish remains, some loss on the top of the lever cap, please see images.
Some minor surface knocks, scratches, pitting and staining spots.
All parts move freely and tighten securely.
61/4 inch sole length.
A good example.