8 inch GARLICK Brass Back Saw for John Hall Tools *SOLD*
A tidy 8 inch Lynx brand brass back saw by GARLICK of Sheffield.
Marked 'E.GARLICK & SON SHEFFIELD CAST STEEL WARRANTED' with the Lynx trade mark on the brass back.
Also marked 'JOHN HALL TOOLS BIRMINGHAM, BRISTOL CARDIFF' on the blade. John Hall Tools were prominent tool merchants established in 1894 and trading in various locations until 1987.
Very good beechwood handle with two fixings including the brass Warranted Superior medallion.
The 8 inch blade is straight with all teeth (approx' 15 tpi) present and well formed.
Some minor surface pitting and staining spots.
Fitted with a user made oak tooth guard.
Previous owner's stamps 'T.MATTHEWS'.
13 inches overall length.