American STANLEY No 7 Jointer Plane - Type 16 *SOLD*
A tidy American STANLEY No.7 jointer plane.
Believed to be a STANLEY type 16 plane, circa 1933 - 41.
Dismantled, cleaned, checked, oiled and reassembled.
Marked 'MADE IN USA' behind the front knob.
Fitted with a 23/8 inch STANLEY blade iron marked 'STANLEY MADE IN USA' and matching cap iron. The back of the blade is stamped '236' indicating that it was manufactured in the second quarter of 1936, a little under 11/4 inches remain below the slot.
Excellent rosewood handles, plenty of the original lacquer finish remains on the rear handle, please see close-up images.
The majority of the original black finish remains throughout.
Marked 'PAT NO 1918750' to the back of the lever cap, this relates to the kidney shaped hole. Some nickel plating loss with the majority of the original red background to the lettered area remaining, please see close-up images.
A few surface knocks, scratches, pitting and staining spots, please see images.
All parts move freely and tighten securely.
22 inches overall length.
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