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Object Name Plane, Smoothing
Catalog Number 1993.8.441
Maker Gilmer, Joseph
Date 1848-1860
Material(s) Beechwood; steel
Dimensions H-5.5 W-7.75 D-2.625 inches
Description This is a beechwood coffin shaped smoothing plane. There is a beechwood insert dovetailed into slot on bottom (in front of mouth). It has a capped iron with standard wooden wedge. The maker's mark is stamped in the toe.
Collection George Underhill Collection
People Gilmer, Joseph
Subjects Wood working
Wood work
Physical Holder Kentucky Historical Society - KHS