Object Title

Chisel

Chisel

Date

1942-1983

Object Number

IX.3425

Provenance

Part of a collection of scabbards, scabbard parts and related tools (IX.3407-IX.3476) purchased on 3rd March 1988. Formerly Deposit 341. Collection ref. no. of this item: U. The tools were used by Mr Arthur Coxen in his scabbard-making business, from about 1942 until 1983. For further information, see inventory file for collection.

Physical Description

Steel with angled end (width: 10 mm (0.35 in)), mounted in wooden handle with brass ferrule. Five incised lines circle centre of wider section of handle.

Inscriptions and Marks

On blade, stamped: 'BRADES / 24C 3 3/8 INCH' in a rectangular frame.

Associations

Places Britain