1957.0093.036 A-C Tongue plane, View 1
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Tool (for wood) (Tongue plane)

  • Category:

    Tools

  • Creator (Role):

    E. Baldwin (Maker)

  • Place of Origin:

    New York, New York, Mid-Atlantic, United States, North America

  • Date:

    1817-1840

  • Materials:

    Wood; Iron

  • Museum Object Number:

    1957.0093.036 A- C


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Object Number

1957.0093.036 A- C

Object Name

Tool (for wood) (Tongue plane)

Category

Tools

Credit Line/Donor

Museum purchase

Creator (Role)

E. Baldwin (Maker)

Place of Origin

New York, New York, Mid-Atlantic, United States, North America

Date

1817-1840

Mark or Signature or Inscription or Label

1. Mark; Stock, on toe; Stamped in block lettering " E BALDWIN" in a serrated rectangle (appears twice)
2. Mark; Stock, on toe; Stamped in block lettering "DOMINY" in a serrated rectangle
3. Inscription; Stock, on heel; Incised "7/8" "7"
4. Inscription; Stock, proper right side; Handwritten in block lettering "ND" in red waxy medium
5. Inscription; Iron, tang; Stamped incuse "EXTRA" "CAST STEEL" (partly effaced)

Subjects

Dominy Family Woodworking

Materials

Wood; Iron

Dimensions (inches)

5.62 (H) , 9.5 (L) , 1.56 (W)

Dimensions (centimeters)

14.29 (H) , 24.13 (L) , 3.97 (W)

Measurement Notes

Measurements of components: A) Stock: L= 24.5 cm, W= 4 cm, H= 8.5 cm B) Iron: L=17.6 cm, W= 3.2 cm, H= .3 cm C) Wedge: L = 16.6 cm, W= 1 cm, H= .8 cm

Object Description

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Bibliography and Bibliographic Notes

[Book] Whelan, John M. 1993 The Wooden Plane: Its History, Form and Function. 503.
pg 130-33
[Book] Salaman, Raphael Arthur. 1990 Dictionary of Woodworking Tools c. 1700 -1970 and tools of allied trades.
pg 334
[Book] Hummel, Charles F. 1968 With Hammer in Hand: The Dominy Craftsmen of East Hampton, New York.
pg 127-28