SORBY Mortice Gauge with Oval Head *SOLD*
A very good SORBY rosewood mortice or mortise gauge.
Faintly marked 'SORBY SHEFFIELD ' on the side of the head stock.
Brass ring plated head, shield and thumb screw adjuster.
Good length pins.
Hairline crack near the base of the stem but all is firm and secure, please see close-up image.
All parts move freely and tighten securely.
No previous owner's stamps.
A few minor surface knocks and scratches, please see images.
73/4 inches overall length.