Wooden Handled Cabinet Scraper - Veneer Hammer
A nice craftsman made cabinet scraper or veneer hammer.
The fitted blade is toothed on one edge and may indicate former use in preparing a surface for the application of veneer in a similar way to a toothing plane.
Shapely beechwood handle with brass ferrule, stud and shim.
There is a captive thread in the handle to which the head stock is attached.
The blade is clamped in place with two brass screws.
Previous owner's initials 'JDGF'.
8 inches overall length.