MARPLES Compass Saw
A good compass or lock saw by MARPLES of Sheffield.
Marked 'WM MARPLES & SONS SHEFFIELD' with the HIBERNIA Shamrock trade mark on the blade.
Very good beechwood handle with two brass split-nut fixings
The 12 inch steel blade is straight with all teeth (approx' 7 tpi) present and well formed.
A few pitting and staining spots.
No previous owner's stamps.
173/4 inches overall length.