Excellent No.2700 MARPLES Wooden Smoothing Plane - 2 inch *SOLD*
An excellent No.2700 MARPLES 2 inch smooth plane.
Marked 'HIBERNIA WM.MARPLES & SONS SHEFFIELD' with the Shamrock trade mark on the toe.
Stamped '2' on the heel.
Fitted with a full length 2 inch MARPLES blade iron and matching cap iron.
The plane hand's/planemaker's punch mark can be seen behind the blade aperture.
The blade bed and back of the wedge are marked '1'.
No previous owner's stamps.
75/8 inches overall length.
Complete with its original card box (tear to one side) with both labels intact and blade iron wrap paper.
A very fine example.