New Sale! STUBS - 3 inch Cock saw

STUBS - 3 inch Cock saw

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£ 95.00

Lancashire pattern saw (hacksaw), circa 1825, rare smallest size.

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Forged steel with PS STUBS stamp, brass ferule and mahogany handle, the frame also stamped 17, which is thought to identify the actual maker.

Peter Stubs (1756-1806), the greatest name in English tool suppliers, their tools being recognised as being of the very best quality and were purchased worldwide. See the book by E Surrey Dane, Peter Stubs and the Lancashire Hand Tool Industry.


In good condition, with old well used blade. As shown in the Peter Stubs earliest known Tool Catalogue (see Crom page 185) item 169. 6 3/4 inches (17 cm) in length.


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