NORRIS A5 Smoothing Plane *SOLD*
A tidy NORRIS A5 smoothing plane.
Marked 'NORRIS LONDON' on the lever cap and adjuster wheel.
Fitted with a near full length 21/8 inch parallel blade iron and matching cap iron. The iron is marked 'NORRIS LONDON' on the front with 'ROBT SORBY SHEFFIELD ENGLAND' on the reverse. Some pitting and staining spots. Approximately 17/8 inches remain below the slot.
This post war example has good walnut infill with a beechwood handle, patches of the original dark lacquer finish remain.
Some surface scratches, pitting and staining spots.
The adjuster is smooth and works well.
No obvious previous owner's marks.
75/8 inch sole.
A good, honest example.
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