Antique American STANLEY 4 1/2 Smoothing Plane - Type 7 *SOLD*
An early American STANLEY No.4 1/2 smoothing plane.
Believed to be a type 7 circa 1893 - 1899.
Dismantled, cleaned, checked, oiled and reassembled.
Fitted with a 23/8 inch STANLEY blade iron marked 'STANLEY PAT.AP'L.19.92.', 11/2 inches remains below the slot.
The cap iron is marked 'L.BAILEY'S PATENT DEC 24.1867'.
The lateral lever has three patents dates.
'S' casting mark behind the frog.
The adjuster nut has a right hand thread
Good rosewood handles, solid brass nuts.
Some wear to the original black finish.
A few surface scratches, pitting and staining spots.
All parts move freely and tighten securely.
105/16 inches overall length.
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