Rare Milton Hatchet Billhook by IBBOTSON *SOLD*
A scarce Milton Hatchet or Gents' billhook by Thomas IBBOTSON of Sheffield.
Of smaller proportions than a typical billhook or pruning hook, the Milton Hatchet has a single bevel on the upper edge.
Also known as a gentlemans' or ladys' billhook and of a higher specification.
This example is marked 'MILTON HATCHET' with a faint 'IBBOTSON & CO' trade mark on the blade.
Fitted with antler scales to form the handle.
133/4 inches overall length.
In its original leather pouch.
A quality item and we believe you will struggle to find another.