1957.0093.027 A-C, Molding plane, side 1
  • 1957.0093.027 A-C, Molding plane, side 1
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Tool (for wood) (Molding plane)

  • Category:

    Tools

  • Place of Origin:

  • Date:

    1780-1820

  • Materials:

    Wood; Iron; Steel

  • Museum Object Number:

    1957.0093.027 A- C


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Object Number

1957.0093.027 A- C

Object Name

Tool (for wood) (Molding plane)

Category

Tools

Credit Line/Donor

Museum purchase

Date

1780-1820

Mark or Signature or Inscription or Label

1. Inscription; Side of stock; Unintelligible written in red crayon.

Subjects

Dominy Family Woodworking

Materials

Wood; Iron; Steel

Dimensions (inches)

5.4 (H) , 9.5 (L) , 1 (W)

Dimensions (centimeters)

13.6 (H) , 24.1 (L) , 2.5 (W)

Measurement Notes

The plane was not able to be disassembled. The measurements above are for assembled plane. The stock (A) height is 6.2cm. The blade (B) measurements are: L: 17.8cm, W: 1.3cm, H: 0.3cm. The wedge (C) measurements are: L: 13.5cm, W: 1.9cm, H: 0.9cm.

Object Description

Text available soon.

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 molding planes, see page 338-342.