Unused 3/4 inch TIRANTI V Carving Chisel Parting Tool
An unused vintage 3/4 inch or 19mm vee carving chisel or parting tool tang by TIRANTI of London.
Marked 'J.TIRANTI' LONDON' on the blade.
Not marked with a sweep number but a good match to a London pattern 45 degree No.41 sweep.
From the days when carving tools were supplied to craftsmen unhandled and unsharpened, the edge of this tool is flat ready for the user to sharpen and hone, please see close-up image.
Retains the majority of its original black finish.
A few minor rust spots, please see images.
6 inches (154mm) from the bolster to the edge, 85/8" (218mm) overall length.