Set of 9 HENRY TAYLOR Carving Tools
A little used group of 9 woodcarving tools by HENRY TAYLOR of Sheffield.
From the left on the main image, the set contains:
3/8 inch (10mm) No.12 sweep skew chisel
3/8 inch (10mm) No.15 straight gouge
3/16 inch (5mm) No.14 shallow straight gouge
1/4 inch (6mm) No.16 straight gouge
5/16 inch (8mm) No.28 curved gouge
1/4 inch (6mm) No.31 spoon chisel
1/8 inch (3mm) No.15 straight gouge
1/4 inch (6mm) No.37 spoon gouge
1/4 inch (6mm) No.39 v gouge
All blades are marked 'H TAYLOR ENGLAND' with the Acorn trade mark and sweep number.
All appear to be little used, much of the original straw finish remains, please see close-up images.
Excellent beechwood handles with brass ferrules, four of the ferrules are split, please see images.
Each handle is also marked with the edge size in both imperial and metric.
No previous owner's name stamps.
Approximately 77/8 inches (200mm) overall length.