Unusual Dog Leg Carving Tool
An unusual dog leg type carving chisel.
3/4 inch (20mm) wide at the cutting edge.
This edge has a very slight curve, similar to that of a London pattern 21/2 sweep.
Excellent beechwood handle with brass ferrule, no previous owner's stamps.
We can find no obvious makers mark however the look and feel of this gouge is similar to tools from ASHLEY ILES, please see images.
Some surface staining patches,
81/16 inches (205mm) overall length.