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Small Iron Bench Vice and a Brass and Steel Broaching Lathe

Auction:
2502
Lot:
210
Sold for:
$107$90

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Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 2502
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
May 01, 2010 10:00AM

Description:

Small Iron Bench Vice and a Brass and Steel Broaching Lathe, 19th/20th century, the vice American in the "Prentiss" pattern with a pivoting rear jaw, holding the Swiss turn having a long curving hand rest, ht together 4 1/2, wd. 6, dp. 8 1/4 in.

Note: A similar vice is shown in figure 609 from Crom #2, a reprint of a page from Levy, Dreyfus & Co's tool catalogue. In addition, Crom #2 shows an earlier version of a broaching late on p. 509, in figure 1004.
Estimate $100-125

Keywords

Levy, Dreyfus & Co, Lathes