Set of 13 ADDIS & MARPLES Carving Tools
A good same owner set of 13 wood carving tools by JB ADDIS and MARPLES of Sheffield.
The first 9 tools in the roll are by JB ADDIS and have a variety of marks including '9 PRIZE MEDALS' and '10 PRIZE MEDALS'. Three also have an unusual ADDIS trade mark that we have not seen before 'J.B.A' over ADDIS & SONS', please see close-up images.
Two are marked 'MARPLES' and two are unmarked.
This comprehensive set includes 8 straight gouges of various sweeps and widths (1/8" - 1/2"), 3 vee parting tools and 3 fine (1/16" - 3/32") spoon chisels and gouges, please see close-up image for details.
All have matching mahogany handles with brass ferrules, some minor strike damage to one only.
A few pitting and staining spots.
Between 73/8 inches and 91/4 inches overall length.
Housed in a canvass tool roll.