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O G Molding

Object Number: 
1948.455
Date: 
1850-1900
Medium: 
Wood, iron
Dimensions: 
Overall: 6 x 9 1/2 x 1 1/2 in. ( 15.2 x 24.1 x 3.8 cm )
Marks: 
impressed: on front of stock: "W. GREENSLADE/BRISTOL" and "EXHIBITION MEDALS/LONDON AND DUBLIN"
Description: 
Wooden molding plane composed of a rectangular stock and fluted sole perforated by a central slit through which a blade that conforms to the shape of the sole is inserted at a downward angle and tightened by a wooden wedge.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Charles Wolfe
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group