1957.0093.025 A-C, Hollow plane, overall side 1
  • 1957.0093.025 A-C, Hollow plane, overall side 1
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Tool (for wood) (Hollow plane)

  • Category:

    Tools

  • Creator (Role):

    Nathaniel Dominy IV (Maker)

  • Place of Origin:

    East Hampton, New York, Long Island, United States, North America

  • Date:

    1765

  • Materials:

    Wood; Iron; Birch; Steel

  • Museum Object Number:

    1957.0093.025 A- C


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Object Number

1957.0093.025 A- C

Object Name

Tool (for wood) (Hollow plane)

Category

Tools

Credit Line/Donor

Museum purchase

Creator (Role)

Nathaniel Dominy IV (Maker)
7/25/1737-10/23/1812
Married Katharine Hallome on June 30, 1753. Children: Mary (d. in infancy) and Anna (twins). 2nd Marriage: Married Hannah Baker on November 28, 157 (or 1759), Children: Jonathan (d. in infancy), Hannah, Mary (d. in infancy), Urania, Leah, Nathaniel V, Phoebe, Clara.

Place of Origin

East Hampton, New York, Long Island, United States, North America

Date

1765

Mark or Signature or Inscription or Label

1. Mark; Toe of stock; "10" stamped incuse.
2. Mark; Toe of stock; "ND 1765" (ND is conjoined) stamped incuse.
3. Mark; Top of wedge; "4TH" stamped incuse.
4. Mark; Side of wedge; "4TH" stamped incuse.

Subjects

Dominy Family Woodworking

Materials

Wood; Iron; Birch; Steel

Dimensions (inches)

7.3 (H) , 10.5 (L) , 0.8 (W)

Dimensions (centimeters)

18.5 (H) , 26.7 (L) , 2.1 (W)

Measurement Notes

The measurements above are for assembled plane. The stock (A) height is 8.7cm. The blade (B) measurements are: L: 23.7cm, W: 1.5cm, H: 0.4cm. The wedge (C) measurements are: L: 19.7cm, W: 2.6cm, H: 0.8cm.

Object Description

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Bibliography and Bibliographic Notes

[Book] Salaman, Raphael Arthur. 1990 Dictionary of Woodworking Tools c. 1700 -1970 and tools of allied trades.
For a description of hollow and round planes, see page 331-332.