TURTLE Ebony Sliding Bevel - 9 inch
A tidy brass plated ebony sliding bevel by LH TURTLE of Croydon.
Louis Henry TURTLE bought Lindsey & Co, ironmongers, in 1885 with the business finally closing its doors on Christmas Eve 2008.
Very faintly marked 'TURTLE TOOL MAKER CROYDON' to one side of the ebony stock, please see close-up images.
Fitted with a 9 inch steel blade.
Some minor surface knocks and scratches to the stock with staining spots to the blade, please see images.
All parts move freely and tighten securely.
Previous owner's stamps 'G.WOOLMER'.
91/2 inches overall length when closed.