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Antique Curved Blade Solid Steel Equestrian Horse Fetlock Shears

Tool Type: Curved fetlock shears
Brand: Solid Steel
Materials: Solid Steel
Marks: Solid Steel
Condition: A little wear, dark patina on the solid steel
Measurements: 8" of solid steel

Additional Photos: 1 2 3

Price: $12.00


Antique 50 Pound Landers Improved Spring Balance

Tool Type: Hanging produce scale
Brand: Lander's
Materials: Brass, cast iron
Marks: LANDERS IMPROVED SPRING BALANCE WARRANTED (graduations 0 to 50)
Condition: Some wear, tarnish, etc.
Measurements: 12 1/2" long overall

Additional Photos: 1 2 3 4

Price: $12.00


Antique Heavy Cast Iron 9" Saw Set

Tool Type: Saw set
Materials: Cast iron
Condition: Dark old patina, everything still adjusts and works fine
Measurements: 9" long

Additional Photos: 1 2

Price: $15.00


Antique Herring Bros. Crook Neck Curved Patternmaker & Detailing Chisel

Tool Type: Chisel
Brand: Herring brothers
Materials: Steel, wood
Marks: PRIZE MEDALS HERRING BROS LONDON
Condition: Original octagon handle, dark old patina, some wear
Measurements: 1/16" edge, 8" long

Additional Photos: 1 2 3 4

Price: $10.00


Antique Early Latin Lignum Vitae Gregorian Chant Print

Tool Type: Compass T Rabbet plane
Materials: Beech wood, steel
Marks: GARANTEED WELL SEASONED ENGLISH BEECH WOOD; G. GOLLIER BRIXTON GRIFFITHS NORWICH A.J. ROFFE; 331 EUST***...
Condition: Dark old patina, some signs of use
Measurements: 6 1/2" x 1 3/8"; 6 1/8" x 1 7/16"; and 6 9/16" x 1 1/4"

Additional Photos: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7

Price: $140.00


Antique Early Latin Lignum Vitae Gregorian Chant Print

This antique early copper plate print is framed in rich hardwood. Print itself measures 6 1/2" x 4", frame is 12 1/2" x 10 1/2". Titled, "LIGNUM VITAE." Has script in what appears to be Latin, Dutch and obsolete French, the latin seems to be some kind of prayer, maybe a Gregorian chant.

Additional Photos: 1 2

Price: $50.00


Antique John M. Taber of New Bedford, Massachusetts 3" Complex Moulding Plane

Tool Type: Complex moulding plane
Brand: John Marshall Taber (1820-1872)
Materials: Wood (beech), steel
Marks: JOHN M TABER NEW BEDFORD; BC; H.M. ALLEN
Condition: Some cracks, tarnished blade
Measurements: 3" wide, 9 1/2" long

Additional Photos: 1 2 3 4 5 6

Price: $165.00


Antique Boulet's Fine Tool Works Inc. Sebago, Maine Boulet's Machine Indicator

Tool Type: Test indicator
Brand: Boulet
Materials: Drop forged steel
Marks: BOULET'S FINE TOOL WORKS, INC. SEBAGO LAKE, MAINE; PAT. OCT. 2, 1900 PAT. SEPT. 16, 1901 PAT. FEB. 23, 04
Condition: Comes only with what's shown, no box or accessories. Patina, age-wear. See photos.
Measurements: 7 3/8" long, 1 3/8" wide, 7/8" tall

Additional Photos: 1 2 3 4

Price: $40.00


Antique William Schollhorn Bernard Patent 1/8" Leather Punch

Tool Type: Leather punch
Brand: William Schollhorn
Materials: Steel Marks: W. SCHOLLHORN CO. NEW HAVEN,CONN. BERNARD'S PAT. MAY 6, 1880 JAN. 1. 1901; HAWKES-JACKSON CO. NEW YORK THE "SOLIDHED"
Condition: wear on the nickel finish, spring works well
Measurements: 4 1/2" long

Additional Photos: 1 2

Price: $10.00


Rare WWII era Japanned Stanley Rule & Level Company No. 49 Drill Bit Gauge

Tool Type: Drill bit depth gauge
Brand: Stanley Rule & Level Company
Materials: Steel, cast iron, japanned finish Marks: C575; STANLEY; MADE IN U.S.A.
Condition: Wear on the japanning
Measurements: 2 1/2" x 3 1/4"

Additional Photos: 1 2 3

Price: $20.00


L.S. Starrett No. 272A Fillet & Radius Gage Gauge in Box

Tool Type: fillet and radius gage
Brand: Starrett
Materials: tool steel
Marks: THE L.S. STARRETT CO. ATHOL, MASS. U.S.A. NO. 272-A
Condition: Doesn't look like it's been used, still has factory grease on it and original box (see photos) Measurements: 2 5/8" long

Additional Photos: 1 2 3 4

Price: $12.00


Antique Dean Foster 14 Blackstone St Boston 2 Gallon Stoneware Jug

This ceramic jug is marked "Dean Foster & Co. 14 Blackstone St. Boston. 2" and holds 2 gallons. 14 1/2" tall, 8" diameter. Chip in the lip, smells old.

Additional Photos: 1 2 3 4 5

Price: $375.00


Antique Kraeuter 1 1/8" No. 1580-7 End Cutters End Cut Nippers

Tool Type: end cutters for fencing, etc.
Brand: Kraeuter
Materials: Cast steel
Marks: 1580-7 K NEWARK, N.J. U.S.A.
Condition: dark old patina, some edge wear
Measurements: 7" long

Additional Photos: 1 2 3 4

Price: $12.00


Antique Cast Steel Pocket Cabinet Screw Driver Screwdriver Turnscrew

Tool Type: cabinet screwdriver
Brand: unknown
Materials: cast steel, wood, brass
Marks: CAST STEEL
Condition: age patina, blade is firmly set, some paint spots, edge is worn
Measurements: 7 1/2" long, 1/4" edge

Additional Photos: 1 2

Price: $10.00


Antique 1873 Cast Iron Hill's Hog Tongs

Tool Type: Hog tongs
Brand: Hill's
Materials: cast iron
Marks: PAT DEC 2 1873; HILL'S HOG TONGS
Condition: Dark old patina
Measurements: 14" long

Additional Photos: 1 2 3

Price: $20.00


Type 2 Stanley Rule & Level Company No. 36 Boxwood & Brass Calipered Rule

Tool Type: Folding carpenter's caliper rule
Brand: Stanley Rule & Level Company
Materials: Boxwood, brass
Marks: STANLEY RULE & LEVEL CO No 36
Condition: Dark old patina, locking pin is present
Measurements: Unfolds to 6" long

Additional Photos: 1 2 3

Price: $32.00


Antique Griswold Cast Iron No. 22 Corn Bread Pan #954

Tool Type: Cornbread pan
Brand: Griswold
Materials: Cast iron
Marks: NO 22 GRISWOLD CORN BREAD PAN ERIE PA., U.S.A. 954
Condition: Dark old patina, no cracks
Measurements: 14" x 7 1/2"

Additional Photos: 1 2 3

Price: $30.00


1872 - 1887 Stanley Rule & Level Co. No. 60 Double Cutter Spoke Shave

Tool Type: Double cutter spokeshave
Brand: Stanley
Materials: Cast iron, japanned finish, steel
Marks: STANLEY RULE & LEVEL CO.
Condition: Japanning wear, crossbar has a crack through one end
Measurements: 10 3/8" long, 1 1/2" wide blades

Additional Photos: 1 2 3

Price: $32.00


Antique Cox & Luckman Dixon of Birmingham Wooden 1" Table Rounding Plane

Tool Type: Table rounding plane
Brand: Dixon / Cox & Luckman
Materials: Beech wood, steel
Marks: J. DIXON LONDON; (animal head) W QUARMBY; L. QUARMBY; Goat head (Cox & Luckman's makr from 1839-1876)
Condition: Dark old patina, see photos
Measurements: 9 1/4" long, 1" wide blade, 1 1/4" wide overall

Additional Photos: 1 2 3 4 5

Price: $25.00


Antique Early John Rabone Boxwood & Brass 18" Spirit Level & Rule

Tool Type: Level / Plumb / Rule
Brand: John C. Rabone
Materials: Boxwood, brass, glass
Marks: JOHN RABONE; WARRANTED CORRECT; graduations to 60 in whole, half and 1/4 inches.
Condition: Dark old patina, lots of wear, both the glass levels are intact. Comes with a wooden case (not sure if it's original, sticks out a little ways)
Measurements: 18" long, 1 7/8" tall, 9/16" wide

Additional Photos: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9

Price: $60.00


Antique Jonathan W. Pearce of Providence, RI Toted Wooden Rabbet Plane

Tool Type: Rabbet plane
Brand: Jonathan W. Pearce of Wrntham, Massachusetts (b. 1815, d. 1881, rated four stars in Pollack)
Materials: Beech wood, steel
Marks: J.P. COM (owner's mark); J.W. PEARCE PROV R.I.
Condition: Dark old patina, missing side cutters, end of tote has hairline break through it
Measurements: 14 3/4" long, 2" wide

Additional Photos: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7

Price: $85.00


Antique George Partridge & Son of Darlaston Wire Gauge & Caliper

Tool Type: "partridge" combination wire gauge and caliper, very early model
Brand: George Partridge & Sons (of Darlaston, England, operated circa 1816 to 1950)
Materials: cast steel
Marks: PARTRIDGE MAKER DARLASTON
Condition: Dark old patina, some light pitting
Measurements: 8 1/4" long when closed, 4" wide

Additional Photos: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7

Price: $85.00


Antique Chamfered Edges "ML" Wooden 1 1/4" Round Plane

Tool Type: Round plane
Brand: unknown
Materials: wood (fruitwood?), steel
Marks: ML
Condition: Surface wear, signs of use, old smooth patina. Blade has some pitting spots
Measurements: 8 1/4" long, 1 1/4" wide, 2 3/4" tall without peg and cutter

Additional Photos: 1 2 3 4 5 6

Price: $30.00


Antique 18th Century W. Darling Moving Filletster Plane

Tool Type: Moving filletster plane
Brand: J. Darling (mark is obscured)
Materials: beech wood, steel
Marks: J DARLING; J F (owner's mark); J GREAVES & SONS WARRANTED CAST STEEL (on blade)
Condition: maker's mark is damaged, has some wear, drill hole, rust, missing depth stop, front screw is stuck
Measurements: 15" long, 2 1/4" wide, 1 15/16" wide blade, 6 3/4" tall

Additional Photos: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7

Price: $175.00


Early Cast Bronze Hand Router Plane (Stanley No. 71 Prototype?)

Tool Type: Hand router
Brand: unknown (appears to be a Stanley casting)
Materials: Bronze, rosewood, cast iron, nickel finish, steel
Marks: none
Condition: Dark old patina, wear on handles
Measurements: 7 3/8" wide, 3 3/8" long, 3/8" blade

Additional Photos: 1 2 3 4

Price: $120.00


Antique Whittier & Spear (Chelsea, Massachusetts) Wooden Coffin Plane

Tool Type: Coffin plane
Brand: Whittier & Spear
Materials: Beech wood, cast steel
Marks: WHITTIER & SPEAR; MOULSON BROTHERS CAST STEEL (on blade)
Condition: has some owner's marks, dark old patina, tarnish, hairline cracks in the mouth
Measurements: 8 1/4" long, 2 5/8" wide, 2" edge

Additional Photos: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7

Price: $80.00


Antique 6 1/2" Blacksmith, Tin Smith, Jeweler Metal Shears

Tool Type: Metal shears
Materials: Steel
Marks: very faint "BROWN"; 5
Condition: Some tarnish, patina, no wobble
Measurements: 6 1/2" long, 1 7/8" edge

Additional Photos: 1 2 3

Price: $12.00


Antique Steel Burling Iron

Tool Type: Burling iron
Brand: unknown, looks smith-made
Materials: Steel
Marks: none
Condition: dark old patina
Measurements: 4 3/16" long

Additional Photos: 1 2

Price: $10.00


Vintage Miller's Falls No. 61A Spiral Ratchet Screwdriver

Tool Type: Automatic spiral screwdriver
Brand: Millers Falls
Materials: Nickel plated brass, wood
Marks: MILLERS FALLS TOOLS; GREENFIELD MASS U.S.A. NO 61A PATENTED MAR 30 - 1926
Condition: Works, comes with the pictured bit
Measurements: 11 1/2" to 17" long

Additional Photos: 1 2 3 4 5

Price: $18.00


Antique Birmingham Plane Co. 6" x 1 5/8" Cast Iron Block Plane

Tool Type: Block plane
Brand: Birmingham plane co.
Materials: cast iron, steel
Marks: none
Condition: very little wear on the japanning, some patina, chip out of the lever cap
Measurements: 6 1/8" long, 1 5/8" edge, 1 15/16" wide overall

Additional Photos: 1 2 3 4

Price: $95.00


Antique 18th Century Allans Cove & Fillet Complex Wooden Moulding Plane

Tool Type: Complex moulding plane: Cove and fillet
Brand: Allans was probably a European maker of Scottish origin, circa late 1700's
Materials: Steel, beech wood
Marks: ALLANS
Condition: old patina, some wear. Peg is stuck, can't get the cutter out. See photos
Measurements: 9 1/2" long, 2 1/2" wide overall, 1/4" wide cutter

Additional Photos: 1 2 3 4 5 6

Price: $125.00


Antique Stanley No. 83 Roller Cabinet Scraper

Tool Type: Roller scraper
Brand: Stanley Rule & Level Company
Materials: Cast iron, nickel finish, steel blade, wood handles
Marks: No 83; STANLEY
Condition: Missing the roller nad screw, blade doesn't look original
Measurements: 4" edge, 9 1/2" long

Additional Photos: 1 2

Price: $75.00


Antique Eagle Bay 6 3/4" Oilstone in Fitted Wooden Box

Tool Type: Oilstone
Brand: Eagle Bay
Materials: Stone, wood
Marks: EAGLE BAY OILSTONE For Mechanic's Use
Condition: Oily, a bit of wear. See photos.
Measurements: 6 3/4" x 1 3/4" stone, box is 7 3/8" x 2 3/8" x 1 5/8" long

Additional Photos: 1 2

Price: $20.00


Antique 10" George C. Taft Center Screw Adjust Nut Wrench

Tool Type: Center screw adjust wrench
Brand: George C. Taft
Materials: Steel, rosewood
Marks: G.C. TAFT (obscured bottom line)
Condition: Pitting on the metal, handle revolves loosely (but doesn't come off). Adjusts open and shut all the way.
Measurements: 10" long

Additional Photos: 1 2 3 4 5

Price: $50.00


Antique Unusual Geometric Architect & Engineer's Bronze 1.5 Pound Plumb Bob

Tool Type: Plumb bob
Materials: Bronze, steel
Condition: Some dings, hollow nut in top threads in smoothly
Measurements: 1 pound 9 ounces, 2 1/4" long (not counting nut), 2" diameter

Additional Photos: 1 2 3 4

Price: $40.00


Antique Nickel Plated Brass Never Rust English Parade Horse Bit

Tool Type: Horse bit
Brand: Never Rust
Materials: Nickel plated brass
Marks: NEVER RUST MADE IN ENGLAND
Condition: Some wear, signs of use
Measurements: 8 3/4" long, 6 7/8" tall

Additional Photos: 1 2 3

Price: $30.00


Antique 1906 Patent Henry Koch & Son Nyack NY Machinist's Test Indicator

Tool Type: Test indicator
Brand: Henry Koch
Materials: Tool steel
Marks: THE L.S. STARRETT CO. ATHOL, MASS. U.S.A.
Condition: a little tarnish, wear. Pushing the probes makes the needle move.
Measurements: 3 1/2" long

Additional Photos: 1 2 3

Price: $35.00


Antique Cin'ti Cincinnati Tool Co. Cast Iron Spokeshave Spoke Shave

Tool Type: spoke shave
Brand: Cincinnati Tool Company
Materials: Cast iron, steel
Marks: THE CIN'TI TOOL CO; HARGRAVE (on blade)
Condition: Finish wear
Measurements: 10 3/4" wide, 2 1/4" edge

Additional Photos: 1 2 3

Price: $85.00


Antique Fourfold Ivory Carpenter's Rule

Tool Type: Twofold sector ruler
Materials: ivory, silver
Condition: old patina, wear on markings, chip around locking pin
Measurements: Opens to 1 foot, 5/8" wide legs

Additional Photos: 1 2 3 4

Price: $75.00


Prehistoric Stark County Ohio Flint Ridge Stone Clovis Culture Clovis Point

This Clovis Culture "Projectile Point" (actually a hand tool for drilling, scribing, carving, scraping, etc.) comes with a certificate of authenticity (by Calvin Howard). Marked "STARK CO OHIO," indicating where it was found. Made from Flint Ridge flint. 3 13/16" long, 1 1/4" wide.

Item will be shipped insured!

Additional Photos: 1 2 3 4

Price: $2100.00


Antique Folding Ivory Sector Rule

Tool Type: Twofold sector ruler
Materials: ivory, silver
Condition: old patina, wear on markings, chip around locking pin
Measurements: Opens to 1 foot, 5/8" wide legs

Additional Photos: 1 2 3 4

Price: $150.00


Antique Stephens & Company no. 90 1/2 Fourfold Ivory Carpenter's Rule

Tool Type: Fourfold ruler
Brand: Lorenzo Case Stephens (circa 1828-1900, Riverton, Connecticut)
Materials: ivory, silver
Marks: STEPHENS & CO NO 90 1/2
Condition: old patina, wear on markings, missing locking pins
Measurements: 6 1/4" long, 3/4" open, 9/16" closed

Additional Photos: 1 2 3 4

Price: $185.00


Burnished Black Pueblo Pottery Vase

This distinctly Southwest American vase has the distinctive black burnished glaze popular with the Pueblo people. Signed "RSO" on the bottom. Measures approximately 6 1/2" tall, 6 1/2" diameter.

Additional Photos: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8

Price: $600.00


Ancient Clay Veracruz or Aztec Pipe

This pipe has a stylized carved rabbit connecting the stem and bowl. Appears to be Veracruz or Aztec. 7 1/2" long, 1 1/2" wide.

Additional Photos: 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8

Price: $900.00


Ancient Clay Animal Vase

This animalian earthenware vase looks meso- or south American and has geometric patterns paitned on it. 7 1/2" long, 6" wide, 5" tall

Additional Photos: 1 2 3 4 5

Price: $600.00


Brown Stoneware "Earth Elemental" Teapot

This wheel-thrown brown stoneware ceramic teapot has a shimmering blue interior and textured brown exterior with subtle trees glazed into the sides and a cutaway revealing the vibrant inside color. 10" long, 5" wide, 6" tall with the top on. Made by Sett Balise.

Additional Photos: 1 2 3 4 5

Price: $50.00


Iron Age Cast Iron Square Nut Wagon & Carriage Box Wrench

Tool Type: Square Box wrench
Brand: Iron age
Materials: cast iron
Marks: IRON AGE
Condition: old dark patina
Measurements: 6 1/4" long, 3/4" open, 9/16" closed

Additional Photos: 1 2

Price: $20.00


Antique Corbin Cabinet Lock Heart Shaped Brass Trunk or Chest Padlock with Chain

This antique brass or bronze padlock has a steel chain attached. Shackle is marked, "CORBIN CABINET LOCK CO." Measures 1 9/16" x 2 3/8".

Additional Photos: 1 2

Price: $12.00


Pair of Antique Heavy Bronze Yale & Towne Ship, Steamcar, Trunk, Chest Pad Locks

These two Yale & Towne heavy brass padlocks for chests, doors, etc. have the large round "YALE" logo. One is stamped "171" and the other is "260." No keys included. One without the extra little tab is 1 7/8" x 7/8" x 2 7/8" (closed), other one is about 1/16" thicker.

Additional Photos: 1 2 3

Price: $18.00


Antique Eagle Lock Company Terryville, Connecticut Invader Tree Brass Lock

This antique brass lock is marked: EAGLE LOCK CO TERRYVILLE. CONN. U.S.A. INVADER Has a tree logo on one side. No key. Measures 2" x 2 3/4" tall x 5/8" thick

Additional Photos: 1 2 3

Price: $40.00


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