Overall: 3 1/2 x 10 3/4 x 2 in. ( 8.9 x 27.3 x 5.1 cm )
hand written: paper collector's label found with plane: "Nadelman #23"
Molded brass jointer's plane composed of a rectangular stock with a flat sole perforated by a slit that functions as a blade; the hollow stock catches the shavings and has a brass crosspiece that holds a wooden wedge in place; handle is in the shape of dragon's head.
Purchased from Elie Nadelman, 1937
The Folk Art Collection of Elie Nadelman
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