Wide SORBY Paring Chisel - 1 9/16 inches
A good wide cast steel flared paring chisel by SORBY of Sheffield.
Marked 'I SORBY CAST STEEL' on the top of the blade with the Mr Punch trade mark on the underside.
Also stamped '5' in four places near the trade mark.
Good beechwood handle with brass ferrule.
The blade flares 13/8 inches at the shoulders to 19/16" (40mm) at the cutting edge.
A few surface pitting and staining spots, please see images.
No previous owner's stamps.
153/8 inches (390mm) overall length.