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Auction 3093M

April 20, 2018 10:00AM

04-20-2018 04-20-2018

274 Cedar Hill St, Marlborough

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Lots

19th Century Spokeshave

19th Century Spokeshave

Lot:
360
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19th Century Spokeshave, France, 11-in. cherry body with shaped handles flanking the square center, with iron sole and blade. Provenance: The property of Laurent Adamowicz. More ...

Two Early Marquetry Irons

Two Early Marquetry Irons

Lot:
361
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Two Early Marquetry Irons, probably Europe, triangular heads, one with an elm handle. Provenance: The property of Laurent Adamowicz. More ...

Japanese Ship Carpenter's Adze

Japanese Ship Carpenter's Adze

Lot:
362
Sold for:
$154$125

Japanese Ship Carpenter's Adze, 19th century, bentwood handle with iron blade, lg. 22 1/2 in. Provenance: The property of Laurent Adamowicz. More ...

Three Planemaker's Floats

Three Planemaker's Floats

Lot:
363
Sold for:
$74$60

Three Planemaker's Floats, Europe, 19th century, shaped wooden handles with steel blades, lg. 7 1/2 to 12 1/2 in. Provenance: The property of Laurent Adamowicz. More ...

Wrought Iron Eprouvette Powder Tester

Wrought Iron Eprouvette Powder Tester

Lot:
364
Sold for:
$1,046$850

Wrought Iron Eprouvette Powder Tester, United Kingdom, 17th/18th century, with priming powder receptacle, touch-hole, and powder reservoir arm terminating into a dogs head, ratchet wheel, and shaped More ...

Brass and Iron Eprouvette Powder Tester

Brass and Iron Eprouvette Powder Tester

Lot:
365
Sold for:
$861$700

Brass and Iron Eprouvette Powder Tester, France, 17th/18th century, fleur-de-lis and flower decorated brass arm with priming powder receptacle, touch-hole, and powder reservoir, calibrated wheel, More ...

Wrought Iron Eprouvette Powder Tester

Wrought Iron Eprouvette Powder Tester

Lot:
366
Sold for:
$369$300

Wrought Iron Eprouvette Powder Tester, France, 17th century, with priming powder receptacle, touch-hole, and powder reservoir, ratchet wheel, exposed riveting on underside, lg. 16 in. Provenance: More ...

Flintlock Eprouvette Powder Tester

Flintlock Eprouvette Powder Tester

Lot:
367
Sold for:
$984$800

Flintlock Eprouvette Powder Tester, United Kingdom, mid-19th century, walnut stock with engraved hardware and trigger guard, calibrated wheel below, lg. 6 in. Provenance: The property of Laurent More ...

Two Wrought Iron Flint Knapping Hammers

Two Wrought Iron Flint Knapping Hammers

Lot:
368
Sold for:
$554$450

Two Wrought Iron Flint Knapping Hammers, 18th century, arched heads with pierced and decorated handles terminating in a screwdriver, one with a nipple pick, lg. 5 1/2 to 6 1/2 in. Provenance: The More ...

Flintlock Eprouvette Powder Tester

Flintlock Eprouvette Powder Tester

Lot:
369
Sold for:
$1,169$950

Flintlock Eprouvette Powder Tester, France, 19th century, walnut stock with finely carved crosshatched handle, iron butplate, calibrated wheel, and iron lock plate, lg. 9 in. Provenance: The More ...

Four 17th/18th Century Iron Wire Gauges

Four 17th/18th Century Iron Wire Gauges

Lot:
370
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Four 17th/18th Century Iron Wire Gauges, one marked with a lion logo and "FP." Literature: The marked example illustrated in Codes & Symbols of European Tools, p. 104; similar examples More ...

Four 19th Century Levels

Four 19th Century Levels

Lot:
371
Sold for:
$338$275

Four 19th Century Levels, United Kingdom, three brass rosewood infill levels by John Wilson, Thomas Turner, and William Shaw, and a steel and brass inlaid level marked "James Rose/1874," with three More ...

Four 19th Century Levels

Four 19th Century Levels

Lot:
372
Sold for:
$215$175

Four 19th Century Levels, United Kingdom, one marked "John Rabone & Son/Makers/Birmingham" with vertical side bubble level and adjustable height mechanism, an S. Walker, a torpedo-shaped example, More ...

Three Iron Spirit Levels

Three Iron Spirit Levels

Lot:
373
Sold for:
$492$400

Three Iron Spirit Levels, 19th century, an 18-in. example with triple brass spirit levels and marked "Davis Patent M.W. Robinson Co."; and 12- and 24-in. examples with adjustable brass centers; all More ...

Two Iron Reamers

Two Iron Reamers

Lot:
374
Sold for:
$154$125

Two Iron Reamers, one with a T-shaped wooden handle carved with the letters "MAH," lg. 14 to 27 in. Provenance: The property of Laurent Adamowicz. More ...

Four Converted Screwdrivers

Four Converted Screwdrivers

Lot:
375
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Four Converted Screwdrivers, Europe, 19th century, all with shaped iron blades, brass ferrules, and turned wood handles, lg. 9 to 21 1/2 in. Provenance: The property of Laurent Adamowicz. More ...

Two Turned Wood-handled Corner Chisels

Two Turned Wood-handled Corner Chisels

Lot:
376
Sold for:
$25$20

Two Turned Wood-handled Corner Chisels, 19th century, iron blades, lg. 8 1/2 and 14 in. Provenance: The property of Laurent Adamowicz. More ...

Two Converted Screwdrivers

Two Converted Screwdrivers

Lot:
377
Sold for:
$369$300

Two Converted Screwdrivers, 18th/early 19th century, an English officer's sword with an engraved blade marked with a crown over "GR" with turned wooden handle, and file blade with brass-tipped More ...

Four Cross-handled Augers

Four Cross-handled Augers

Lot:
378
Sold for:
$492$400

Four Cross-handled Augers, Europe, 18th century, various wood shaped handles, and fixed iron bits, one marked "M.A.S. 1782," lg. 25 to 32 in. Provenance: The property of Laurent Adamowicz. More ...

Two Slitting Gauges

Two Slitting Gauges

Lot:
379
Sold for:
$492$400

Two Slitting Gauges, England, 19th century, brass-mounted mahogany example with boxwood rule, scrolled decorated handle, and roller below, the other one with pistol grip handle, lg. 12 to 20 in. More ...

Stirrup Adze

Stirrup Adze

Lot:
380
Sold for:
$154$125

Stirrup Adze, France, 18th/19th century, oak handle with a carved whale's tail-shaped end, iron blade, and collar, and a small wood wedge, handle lg. 11 in. Provenance: The property of Laurent More ...

Brass Pocket Sextant

Brass Pocket Sextant

Lot:
381
Sold for:
$154$125

Brass Pocket Sextant, probably England, 19th century, lacquered brass 3-in. dia. instrument with silvered scale and vernier, magnifier, index, and horizon mirror, housed in a rope-edged case. More ...

Two Gouges

Two Gouges

Lot:
382
Sold for:
$62$50

Two Gouges, 19th century, a floral-carved fruitwood-handled no. 4 gouge with blade marked "B. Addis & Son"; and a patternmaker's gouge with line-decorated handle depicting a nude woman, marked More ...

19th Century Bullet Mold

19th Century Bullet Mold

Lot:
383
Sold for:
$111$90

19th Century Bullet Mold, United Kingdom, hinged iron mold marked "12," with brass handles, lg. 6 in. Provenance: The property of Laurent Adamowicz. More ...

Collection of Engraver's Gravers

Collection of Engraver's Gravers

Lot:
384
Sold for:
$215$175

Collection of Engraver's Gravers, United Kingdom, 19th century, wooden button-top handles with brass ferrules and iron blades, thirty pieces. Provenance: The property of Laurent Adamowicz. More ...

Twenty-eight Manchester Metal Punches

Twenty-eight Manchester Metal Punches

Lot:
385
Sold for:
$123$100

Twenty-eight Manchester Metal Punches, iron punches with numbers, letters, and manufacturer or trade names. Provenance: The property of Laurent Adamowicz. More ...

Seven Brass Blow Lamps

Seven Brass Blow Lamps

Lot:
386
Sold for:
$338$275

Seven Brass Blow Lamps, England, and Switzerland, 19th century. Provenance: The property of Laurent Adamowicz. More ...

Sixteen Tradesman's Tools

Sixteen Tradesman's Tools

Lot:
387
Sold for:
$37$30

Sixteen Tradesman's Tools, 19th/20th century, screwdrivers, hammers, pliers, and wrenches, many with maker's marks. Provenance: The property of Laurent Adamowicz. More ...

Eleven 19th Century Oil Cans

Eleven 19th Century Oil Cans

Lot:
388
Sold for:
$615$500

Eleven 19th Century Oil Cans, England, constructed of brass, copper, tin, and steel. Provenance: The property of Laurent Adamowicz. More ...

African Carved Wooden Pulley

African Carved Wooden Pulley

Lot:
389
Sold for:
$12$10

African Carved Wooden Pulley, fully carved central handle, lg. 13 1/4 in. Provenance: The property of Laurent Adamowicz. More ...

Fourteen Plumber's Tools

Fourteen Plumber's Tools

Lot:
390
Sold for:
$12$10

Fourteen Plumber's Tools, Europe, 19th century, plumber's ring consisting of ten beads of Lignum vitae and one brass marked "Monument," with boxwood and iron wedges. Provenance: The property of More ...

Seven 18th Century Buttonmaker's Tools

Seven 18th Century Buttonmaker's Tools

Lot:
391
Sold for:
$37$30

Seven 18th Century Buttonmaker's Tools, wood and wrought iron, lg. 7 to 10 in. Provenance: The property of Laurent Adamowicz. More ...

Nine Basketweaver's Tools

Nine Basketweaver's Tools

Lot:
391A
Sold for:
$62$50

Nine Basketweaver's Tools, France, England, 19th century, six wood wicker-splitting tools, an iron-bladed splitting/slicing plane, a splitting tool with a curved iron retractable blade marked More ...

Five Tailoring or Hatmaker's Tools

Five Tailoring or Hatmaker's Tools

Lot:
392
Sold for:
$215$175

Five Tailoring or Hatmaker's Tools, two felt hatter's tools, one with a brass ring, scale, and snips, the other made of wood with a group of brass tightening knobs, a concave-base wood-handled press More ...

18th Century Basketweaver's Tool

18th Century Basketweaver's Tool

Lot:
393
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18th Century Basketweaver's Tool, 7-in. finely carved, scalloped fruitwood tool reading "1784 AFD" and "IHS" with the cross over the heart on the pommel. Provenance: The property of Laurent More ...

Eighteen Turning Tools

Eighteen Turning Tools

Lot:
394
Sold for:
$431$350

Eighteen Turning Tools, United Kingdom, 19th century, nine Henry Taylor tools with turned wood handles and brass ferrules, and nine unmarked tools, all with different profile edges. Provenance: More ...

Early Bronze-handled Bucket

Early Bronze-handled Bucket

Lot:
395
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Early Bronze-handled Bucket, dia. 12 in. Provenance: The property of Laurent Adamowicz. More ...

Five Tools

Five Tools

Lot:
396
Sold for:
$431$350

Five Tools, Europe, a 12-in. octagonal boxwood rule marked "J. Tree/Maker/London"; two wood-handled screwdrivers; a veneer hammer; and a carved slip stone marked "Fratresse/1784/EP." Provenance: More ...

Wood Sample Box

Wood Sample Box

Lot:
397
Sold for:
$1,845$1,500

Wood Sample Box, Europe, 19th/20th century, forty-five wood species with corresponding list, housed in a lidded mahogany box, box lg. 5 1/2 in. Provenance: The property of Laurent Adamowicz. More ...

Three 19th Century Trade Tools

Three 19th Century Trade Tools

Lot:
398
Sold for:
$49$40

Three 19th Century Trade Tools, iron and wood-handled upholstery hammer, wooden hammer, and a wooden vice. Provenance: The property of Laurent Adamowicz. More ...

19th Century Fish-scaling Tool

19th Century Fish-scaling Tool

Lot:
399
Sold for:
$62$50

19th Century Fish-scaling Tool, Sweden, single-edged blade marked near ferrule "1846," with turned wooden handle, lg. 23 1/2 in. Provenance: The property of Laurent Adamowicz. More ...

Four Shaping Tools

Four Shaping Tools

Lot:
400
Sold for:
$49$40

Four Shaping Tools, Europe, 18th/19th century, two wood-handled examples with rasp blades, an offset chisel-style blade with small teeth, and a right-angled blade with teeth. Provenance: The More ...

19th Century Flower Mold

19th Century Flower Mold

Lot:
401
Sold for:
$25$20

19th Century Flower Mold, iron head with engraved flower and corresponding brass mold, lg. 8 1/4 in. Provenance: The property of Laurent Adamowicz. More ...

Six 19th Century Wooden Weaver's Tools

Six 19th Century Wooden Weaver's Tools

Lot:
402
Sold for:
$111$90

Six 19th Century Wooden Weaver's Tools, Europe, 45-in. fully carved mahogany stick, a pierced and symmetrically decorated carved stick, reed/heddle hooks, a shuttle, a tapestry beater, and two More ...

Two 18th Century Carved Tapestry Maker's Pick-up Sticks or Rules

Two 18th Century Carved Tapestry Maker's Pick-up Sticks or Rules

Lot:
403
Sold for:
$923$750

Two 18th Century Carved Tapestry Maker's Pick-up Sticks or Rules, probably Austria, 37 1/2-in. fully carved and decorated pick-up sticks with images of saws, hatchets, squares, draw knives, mallets, More ...

18th Century Pewter-mounted Carved Wood Tapestry Weaver's Pick-up Stick

18th Century Pewter-mounted Carved Wood Tapestry Weaver's Pick-up Stick

Lot:
404
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18th Century Pewter-mounted Carved Wood Tapestry Weaver's Pick-up Stick, probably Austria, 21 1/2-in. fully carved and decorated triangular pick-up stick with carved alphabet and dated "1786" on one More ...

Bonseki or Miniature Sand-sculpting Tools

Bonseki or Miniature Sand-sculpting Tools

Lot:
405
Sold for:
$74$60

Bonseki or Miniature Sand-sculpting Tools, Japan, 19th century, brass and iron tools with various profile blades, lg. 4 to 7 1/2 in. Provenance: The property of Laurent Adamowicz. More ...

Two Pairs of Early Tailor's Scissors

Two Pairs of Early Tailor's Scissors

Lot:
406
Sold for:
$677$550

Two Pairs of Early Tailor's Scissors, Europe, a 17th/18th century example with engraved markings on one blade and delicately shaped handles, and a brass-handled pair, lg. 7 and 12 in. More ...

Late 18th Century Snuff Grater or Tobacco Rasp

Late 18th Century Snuff Grater or Tobacco Rasp

Lot:
407
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Late 18th Century Snuff Grater or Tobacco Rasp, France, iron instrument with hinged lid engraved with a small crown and "Vive Le Roy," lg. 6 1/2 in. Literature: Codes & Symbols of European More ...

Pair of 19th Century Brass Shoe Buckles

Pair of 19th Century Brass Shoe Buckles

Lot:
408
Sold for:
$111$90

Pair of 19th Century Brass Shoe Buckles, with punched heart and clover leaf decoration, wd. 4 in. Provenance: The property of Laurent Adamowicz. More ...

Early Iron Cheese Mold and a Brass Comb

Early Iron Cheese Mold and a Brass Comb

Lot:
409
Sold for:
$185$150

Early Iron Cheese Mold and a Brass Comb, 19th century, heart-shaped iron mold with initials "cd" on the interior, and a small double-edged brass comb. Literature: Codes & Symbols of European More ...

Two Early Drivers

Two Early Drivers

Lot:
410
Sold for:
$615$500

Two Early Drivers, Europe, 18th/19th century, 8-in. lg. iron driver with a heart adorning the top, blade decorated with a three-leaf clover in the center; and a 5 1/2-in. lg. wood-handled driver More ...

Two Tatami or Thatch-cutting Knives

Two Tatami or Thatch-cutting Knives

Lot:
411
Sold for:
$25$20

Two Tatami or Thatch-cutting Knives, Japan, 19th century, single-edge iron blades with wooden handles, lg. 9 and 10 1/2 in. Provenance: The property of Laurent Adamowicz. More ...

Group of Bookbinding Finishing Tools

Group of Bookbinding Finishing Tools

Lot:
412
Sold for:
$246$200

Group of Bookbinding Finishing Tools, ten brass and beechwood handled stamps, some marked with manufacturer, twenty brass stamps with iron tangs, single and double brass fillets, and two type More ...

Three Iron and Brass Vises or Clamps

Three Iron and Brass Vises or Clamps

Lot:
413
Sold for:
$123$100

Three Iron and Brass Vises or Clamps, 19th century, two 27 1/2-in. long vises with a 1 1/2-in. throat, and a 17-in. vise with wedged jaw. Provenance: The property of Laurent Adamowicz. More ...

Five Leather Bookbinding Embossing Rolls

Five Leather Bookbinding Embossing Rolls

Lot:
414
Sold for:
$369$300

Five Leather Bookbinding Embossing Rolls, 19th century, brass decorated edged wheels, with wood handles, two marked "Morris & Co. London," another "Brook London." Provenance: The property of More ...

Four Bookbinding Tools

Four Bookbinding Tools

Lot:
415
Sold for:
$86$70

Four Bookbinding Tools, 19th century, creasers and polishers, one marked on blade "J.C. Laus." Provenance: The property of Laurent Adamowicz. More ...

Three Wheelwright's Travellers

Three Wheelwright's Travellers

Lot:
416
Sold for:
$246$200

Three Wheelwright's Travellers, 19th century, two with bronze wheels with scales and an unmarked iron example, with various wood handles, lg. 13 in. Provenance: The property of Laurent More ...

Early Wheelwright's Traveller

Early Wheelwright's Traveller

Lot:
417
Sold for:
$461$375

Early Wheelwright's Traveller, 18th/19th century, 8-in. dia. iron wheel with six pierced hearts, bronze ferrule, and wooden handle, lg. 15 1/2 in. Literature: Codes & Symbols of European Tools, More ...

Large 18th Century Rounder Plane

Large 18th Century Rounder Plane

Lot:
418
Sold for:
$677$550

Large 18th Century Rounder Plane, Europe, fruitwood and iron body with stamped decorated stars surrounding the carved "1773" date, iron blade with shooting star decorated pattern, lg. 15 1/2 in. More ...

Coach Maker's Plane

Coach Maker's Plane

Lot:
419
Sold for:
$123$100

Coach Maker's Plane, fruitwood body, with brass shoe and blade marked "Weiss & Sohn." Provenance: The property of Laurent Adamowicz. More ...

Eight Leather Maker's Knives

Eight Leather Maker's Knives

Lot:
420
Sold for:
$246$200

Eight Leather Maker's Knives, United Kingdom, 19th century, arched steel blades with brass ferrules and turned rosewood handles, some marked with manufacturer's name. Provenance: The property of More ...

Eight Leatherworking Awls

Eight Leatherworking Awls

Lot:
421
Sold for:
$215$175

Eight Leatherworking Awls, 19th/20th century, various profile iron blades with brass ferrules, boxwood handles, lg. 13 to 35 in. Provenance: The property of Laurent Adamowicz. More ...

Group of Leatherworker's Tools

Group of Leatherworker's Tools

Lot:
422
Sold for:
$308$250

Group of Leatherworker's Tools, Europe, 19th/20th century, awls and bevellers, some with turned wood handles, brass ferrules, and steel blades. Provenance: The property of Laurent Adamowicz. More ...

Five Leatherworker's Tools

Five Leatherworker's Tools

Lot:
423
Sold for:
$49$40

Five Leatherworker's Tools, 19th century, a saddlemaker's knife marked "Blanchard," two cutters, a small beech burnisher, and a star-wheel roller. Provenance: The property of Laurent Adamowicz. More ...

Two Harness Maker's Steel Ploughs

Two Harness Maker's Steel Ploughs

Lot:
424
Sold for:
$308$250

Two Harness Maker's Steel Ploughs, brass fittings and engraved scales, one marked "Blanchard/Place De LA Lame/22," both with rosewood handles. Provenance: The property of Laurent Adamowicz. More ...

Five Roofer's Tools

Five Roofer's Tools

Lot:
425
Sold for:
$62$50

Five Roofer's Tools, France and United Kingdom, 18th/19th century, one marked "Goldenberg," another "Bordeaux," lg. 10 to 18 in. Provenance: The property of Laurent Adamowicz. More ...

Roofer's Slate Hammer

Roofer's Slate Hammer

Lot:
426
Sold for:
$861$700

Roofer's Slate Hammer, France, 19th century, heart-shaped center and brazed tip, lg. 13 in. Note: A similar example can be found at the Museum of Tools, Troyes, France. Provenance: The More ...

Three Iron Coach or Carriage Brakes

Three Iron Coach or Carriage Brakes

Lot:
427
Sold for:
$1,107$900

Three Iron Coach or Carriage Brakes, Europe, iron forms with scrolled ornamentation, mounted to turned wood bases, ht. 15 to 20 in. Provenance: The property of Laurent Adamowicz. More ...

16th Century Italian Iron Plane

16th Century Italian Iron Plane

Lot:
428
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16th Century Italian Iron Plane, c. 1550, sides chamfered and with simple decoration, brazed sole, scrolled front tote, and carved fruitwood wedge, both tote and body marked with an "S," lg. 10 More ...

Bronze and Steel Low Angle Plane

Bronze and Steel Low Angle Plane

Lot:
429
Sold for:
$3,690$3,000

Bronze and Steel Low Angle Plane, possibly Germany, bronze scrolled sides and tote, steel sole with rounded toe, blade marked "T Sorby," lg. 8 3/4 in. Provenance: The property of Laurent More ...

19th Century Marked Low Angle Rebate or Rabbet Plane

19th Century Marked Low Angle Rebate or Rabbet Plane

Lot:
430
Sold for:
$25$20

19th Century Marked Low Angle Rebate or Rabbet Plane, England, 11 1/2-in. fruitwood and iron body stamped "R.E. Harrison" on heel and toe. Provenance: The property of Laurent Adamowicz. More ...

18th Century Panel Plane

18th Century Panel Plane

Lot:
431
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18th Century Panel Plane, France, boxwood body with carved escapement edge, marked "1744" on one side, and "I I O T/GS(?)" on the other, "IOS" mark behind the blade and wedge, lg. 12 1/2 in. More ...

19th Century Skew Channel Plane

19th Century Skew Channel Plane

Lot:
432
Sold for:
$123$100

19th Century Skew Channel Plane, England, 13 3/4-in. pistol grip body, with a 3/4-in. recessed channel in the sole, toe stamped "H. Gonaty." Provenance: The property of Laurent Adamowicz. More ...

18th Century Marked and Dated Molding Plane

18th Century Marked and Dated Molding Plane

Lot:
433
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18th Century Marked and Dated Molding Plane, France, 8-in. sculpted fruitwood body marked "STB 1702" on one side, "OAS" with chip-carved decoration below on the other. Literature: Codes & More ...

18th Century Molding Plane

18th Century Molding Plane

Lot:
434
Sold for:
$246$200

18th Century Molding Plane, France, 15 3/4-in. abstract figural-form fruitwood body with D-shaped handle, pointillism decorated date reading "1789" within a border of half circle carving. More ...

Chardoillet Variable Pitch Jointer Plane

Chardoillet Variable Pitch Jointer Plane

Lot:
435
Sold for:
$4,920$4,000

Chardoillet Variable Pitch Jointer Plane, patent 1852, 22 1/2-in. iron bed, fruitwood handle, and knob, finely cast adjustment mechanism marked "Brevet D' Invention Sans Guaranti du More ...

Skew-mouth Infill Plane

Skew-mouth Infill Plane

Lot:
436
Sold for:
$677$550

Skew-mouth Infill Plane, Alex Matheson & Son, 11 1/2-in. steel body, rosewood infill, and pistol grip handle, blade marked as above. Provenance: The property of Laurent Adamowicz. More ...

Iron Infill Plane

Iron Infill Plane

Lot:
437
Sold for:
$62$50

Iron Infill Plane, 19th century, with walnut infill stamped "C. Baker" twice, pistol grip handle, scrolled wedge, and iron marked "Ward," lg. 16 in. Provenance: The property of Laurent More ...

Stanley #110 Block Plane

Stanley #110 Block Plane

Lot:
438
Sold for:
$277$225

Stanley #110 Block Plane, with shoe buckle-style lever cap and rolled edges, lg. 7 1/4 in. Provenance: The property of Laurent Adamowicz. More ...

Three 19th Century Wooden Block or Smoothing Planes

Three 19th Century Wooden Block or Smoothing Planes

Lot:
439
Sold for:
$37$30

Three 19th Century Wooden Block or Smoothing Planes, one with the iron blade marked "Peugeot & Co." with an image of an elephant. Provenance: The property of Laurent Adamowicz. More ...

Mixed Wood Smoothing Plane

Mixed Wood Smoothing Plane

Lot:
440
Sold for:
$123$100

Mixed Wood Smoothing Plane, 8 1/4-in. body with key-shaped joinery, iron blade with adjuster. Provenance: The property of Laurent Adamowicz. More ...

Five 19th Century Plough Planes

Five 19th Century Plough Planes

Lot:
441
Sold for:
$738$600

Five 19th Century Plough Planes, two Banduskys Tool Co., two Alex Mathieson & Sons, and a Varvill & Sons. Provenance: The property of Laurent Adamowicz. More ...

18th Century Compass Plane

18th Century Compass Plane

Lot:
442
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18th Century Compass Plane, France, oak body with pistol-grip handle, marked "JBS" on both sides, a highly detailed carved fish decorates the wedge, lg. 10 in. Literature: Codes & Symbols of More ...

Two Twin-bladed Tongue and Groove Planes

Two Twin-bladed Tongue and Groove Planes

Lot:
443
Sold for:
$25$20

Two Twin-bladed Tongue and Groove Planes, Europe, 19th century, double handled fruitwood plane and a burr wood plane with iron tongue plate with iron marked "J. Schwab," lg. 8 1/2 to 13 in. More ...

Pistol Grip English Smoothing Plane

Pistol Grip English Smoothing Plane

Lot:
444
Sold for:
$62$50

Pistol Grip English Smoothing Plane, steel sole, brass-knobbed lever cap, Sheffield blade with adjuster, lg. 11 1/2 in. Provenance: The property of Laurent Adamowicz. More ...

Unmarked Walnut and Brass Fillister Plane

Unmarked Walnut and Brass Fillister Plane

Lot:
445
Sold for:
$923$750

Unmarked Walnut and Brass Fillister Plane, infill pistol-grip handle, inlaid steel fence, blade stamped "Sorby," lg. 10 1/2 in. Provenance: The property of Laurent Adamowicz. More ...

19th Century Marked Scrub Plane

19th Century Marked Scrub Plane

Lot:
446
Sold for:
$123$100

19th Century Marked Scrub Plane, Europe, 8 1/2-in. body with carved Masonic symbols of a square and dividers flanking the image of St. George's cross with "NC" above, and a convex sole. More ...

Master Compagnon Varloper or Jointer Plane

Master Compagnon Varloper or Jointer Plane

Lot:
447
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Master Compagnon Varloper or Jointer Plane, c. 1871, 22 1/2-in. fruitwood body with a stylized head of a dolphin with a looped handle terminating in a carved flower or tail, two inset bone dots or More ...

18th Century Carpenter's Molding Plane

18th Century Carpenter's Molding Plane

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18th Century Carpenter's Molding Plane, France, fruitwood body carved with the date "1721" and the "IHS" symbol with a cross, and bleeding heart, reinforced iron strapping to the toe, and stamped More ...