7/16 inch MARPLES Mortice Chisel *SOLD*
A good 7/16 inch mortice chisel by MARPLES of Sheffield.
Marked 'W MARPLES & SONS SHEFFIELD' with the Shamrock trade mark on the blade.
Sometimes referred to as a 'pig sticker' mortise chisel.
Very good oval beechwood handle.
No previous owner's stamps.
Some minor surface pitting and staining spots.
133/8 inches overall length.