block plane with saw teeth
Overall: 6 x 6 1/2 in. ( 15.2 x 16.5 cm )
impressed: on front of stock: "[?]OODMAN & HUSS&/HAMMACHER" impressed: on blade: "W.P" and hallmark/"WARRANTED/WARD"
Wooden toothing plane composed of a boat-shaped stock perforated by a central opening through which an iron serrated blade is inserted at a downward angle and tightened with a wooden wedge.
Gift of Mrs. Charles Wolfe
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