1957.0093.031 A-C, Double bead plane, overall side 1
  • 1957.0093.031 A-C, Double bead plane, overall side 1
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Tool (for wood) (Double bead plane)

  • Category:

    Tools

  • Place of Origin:

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

  • Date:

    1775-1800

  • Materials:

    Wood; Iron; Cherry; Dogwood; Steel

  • Museum Object Number:

    1957.0093.031 A- C


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Object Number

1957.0093.031 A- C

Object Name

Tool (for wood) (Double bead plane)

Category

Tools

Credit Line/Donor

Museum purchase

Place of Origin

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

Date

1775-1800

Mark or Signature or Inscription or Label

1. Mark; Toe of stock; "ND" (conjoined) stamped within a rectangular border.
2. Mark; Toe of stock; "25" stamped incuse.
3. Mark; Side of stock; "ND" (conjoined) scratched.

Subjects

Dominy Family Woodworking

Materials

Wood; Iron; Cherry; Dogwood; Steel

Dimensions (inches)

4.6 (H) , 9.4 (L) , 1.2 (W)

Dimensions (centimeters)

11.8 (H) , 23.9 (L) , 3 (W)

Measurement Notes

The measurements above are for assembled plane. The stock (A) height is 6.7cm. The blade (B) measurements are: L: 10.1cm, W: 1.9cm, H: 0.3cm. The wedge (C) measurements are: L: 12.4cm, W: 2.9cm, H: 1.3cm.

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 molding planes, including bead planes, see page 338-342.