1995.0006.511 Smooth plane
  • 1995.0006.511 Smooth plane
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Tool (for wood) (Smooth plane)

  • Category:

    Tools

  • Creator (Role):

    Auburn Tool Co (Manufacturer)

    Owasco Tool Company (Manufacturer)

  • Place of Origin:

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

  • Date:

    1875-1893

  • Materials:

    Iron; Beech

  • Museum Object Number:

    1995.0006.511 A- E


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Object Number

1995.0006.511 A- E

Object Name

Tool (for wood) (Smooth plane)

Category

Tools

Credit Line/Donor

The Alexander Forbes Tool Collection

Creator (Role)

Auburn Tool Co (Manufacturer)

Owasco Tool Company (Manufacturer)

Place of Origin

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

Date

1875-1893

Mark or Signature or Inscription or Label

1. Mark; Top of blade; "AUBURN TOOL CO" stamped incuse, partially effaced, arched over an indistinguishable symbol and some indistinguishable writing
2. Mark; Toe of stock; "OWASCO TOOL CO / NEW.YORK" stamped incuse
3. Mark; Toe of stock; "19" stamped incuse

Materials

Iron; Beech

Dimensions (inches)

5.25 (H) , 8.6 (L) , 2.93 (W)

Dimensions (centimeters)

13.34 (H) , 21.8 (L) , 7.46 (W)

Measurement Notes

Measurements above are for assembled plane. The height of the stock is 6.6cm. The iron blade was unable to be removed. The wedge dimensions are: L: 14.6cm, W: 5.7cm, H: 1.2cm.

Object Description

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Bibliography and Bibliographic Notes

[Book] Pollak, Emil & Pollak, Martyl. 2001 A Guide to the Makers of American Wooden Planes.
For reference to the Auburn Tool Co, see page 26; for reference to the Owasco Tool Co, see page 308.