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Object Name Plane, Astragal
Catalog Number 1993.8.335
Maker Owasco Tool Company
Date c. 1875
Material(s) Beechwood/Steel/Wood
Dimensions H-5.75 W-9.5 D-1.125 inches
Description This plane has a beechwood stock with a light yellow finish. There is a shoulder on the right. The sole and iron have an astragal profile. The shaving aperture is cut through the shoulder. It has a single shouldered blade held in place with a standard wedge. There is a single boxwood insert in sole. The maker's mark is stamped in the toe.
Notes Used to cut grooves across the grain.
Collection George Underhill Collection
People Owasco Tool Company
Subjects Woodworking
Physical Holder Kentucky Historical Society - KHS