3/16" HOWARTH Sash Mortice Chisel with London Boxwood Handle
A good 3/16 inch sash mortice or firmer chisel by James HOWARTH of Sheffield.
Faintly marked 'J HOWARTH SHEFFIELD' with the JH Arrow trade mark on the side of the blade.
Very nice octagonal London pattern boxwood handle with brass ferrule.
Previous owner's stamps 'H.P.HARE'.
A few minor surface pitting and staining spots, please see images.
91/16 inches overall length.