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 Last modified on April 23,  2015

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BOOKS, MAGAZINES & PHOTOS

BK1 - Cooper’s 1874  Journal.  John L. Adams, Palmero, Oswego Co, NY  Fine. ____ $55.00
BK2 - Ronald S. Barlow.  The Antique Tool Collector’s Guide to Value. 1991.  Fine.  $15.00
BK3 - Lufkin Precision Tools Catalog No. 7.  Excellent Condition.  Fine.  ________$40.00
BK4 - A Book of Tools, Machinery and Supplies.   Strelinger & Co. Original 1895  $85.00
BK5 - Modern Machine Shop Practice by Rose.  1st Am.  Ed.  Vol. I (1887) &Vol II (1888).  $150.00
BK6 - Modern Machine Shop Practice.  Supplement to the First Edition.  1892  ____$50.00
BK7 - The L. S. Starrett Co. Catalog 26.  1938.  Soft Cover.  282pp.  _____________$25.00

Until his death in 2002, at age 88, Earl Proulx had for 22 years written a popular column in Yankee Magazine called, “Plain Talk” offering advice on all sorts of arcane (but interesting topics).  The three items offered directly below came from Earl’s library that were sold at a recent New Hampshire auction.  Some of them contain clippings and notes from interested readers that were directed to Mr. Proulx.

BK8 - Four Softcover Books from the Collection of Earl Proulx.  Good+ ______________$30.00
BK9Dennis Young. (1974).  Encylopedia of Antique Restoration &Maintenance. Fine.  $25.00
BK10 - Ronald S. Barlow. The Antique Tool Collector’s Handbook. Fine. ____________ $20.00
BK11 - Lufkin General Catalog No. 11 (ca. 1935). Rules, Tools, et al.  Easily Good ____  $20.00
BK12 - Mechanics’ & Engineers’ Pocket Book” 58th Edition 1893.  Haswell.  Good ____ $25.00
BK14 - MO -- CAT OF MY HEART,  By Barbara Moss.  __________________________$23.99
BK15 -  WORKING CATS OF SOUTHERN NEW ENGLAND, By Barbara Moss________ $10.95
 BK16The Adventures of Sir Goblin, the Feline Knight,  By Barbara Moss _ $15.95
 

PLANES

 PLANES

BENCH PLANES

P1 - Stanley No. 2 Smooth Plane.  (Type 19) Excellent Condition.  Fine.  __________$200.00
P2 - Stanley No. 2 Plane Blade.  Nearly Full Length.  Fine. ____________________ $25.00
P4 - Stanley No. 3 Smooth Plane.  (Type 19 1947-61)  Good User.  Good+  __________$50.00
P16 - Keen Kutter No. KK8C. Corrugated Jointer Plane.  Most Finishes.  Fine.  _____$110.00

Patent, Scarce & Older Types

CP1 - Box Scraper.  Bailey Tool Co.  Woonsocket, RI.  Easily Good.  ______________$50.00
CP2 - L. L. Bailey No. 51 “Little Victor” Block Plane.  Cog Wheel  Fixer.  Good+ ___ $225.00
CP3 - Aaron Smith* (Rehoboth, MA) Ship Builder’s Rabbet Plane.  Modified.  Good+  $110.00
CP5 - Stanley No. 13 Circular Plane.  Type 2 (1871-78).  Collectible Condition. Fine.  $225.00
CP6 - Ohio Tool Co. No. 41/4C Corrugated Smooth Plane.  Uncommon Plane.  Good+  $150.00
CP7 - J. Lamb (UR).  Shoreham, VT(?) 18th Century Hollow. Fine.  ______________$150.00
CP8 - Kellett’s Patent Plane Blade.  Sept 16, 1884.  Near Full Length.  Good+ ______ $25.00

SPECIALTY PLANES

P20 - Stanley No. 20 ½ Circular Plane.  Early Type.  Fine Worker.  Easily Good ___ $120.00
P21 - Stanley (Eng) No. 92 Cabinet Maker’s Rabbet Plane. Clean and Shiny.  _____ $100.00
P22 - Stanley No. 278 Rabbet & Filletster Plane.  Type 1.  Lacks Depth Stop Good+_$170.00
P23 - Sargent No. 53 Scraper Plane.  Beech Sole.  2 ½” Cutter.  Good+ __________ $80.00
P24 - Stanley No. 83 Cabinet Scraper.  1896 Pat. Mark.  Good+  ________________$75.00
P26 - Stanley No. 20 Circular Plane.  Type 1 (1897-1907)  Most Nickel.  Fine._____ $210.00
P29 - Sargent No. 43 Scraper Plane.  VBM.  ½” Beech Sole.  Good+. _____________ $75.00
P30 - Stanley No. 12 ½ Veneer Scraper.  Rosewood Sole.  SW Blade.  Good+ ________ $85.00 
P35 - Stanley No. 12 Veneer Scraper. Great Condition  Original SW Blade.  Fine ____ $95.00
P36 - Stanley No. 112 Scraper Plane.  SW Era.  Most Finishes.  Fine. _____________ $170.00
P38 - Stanley (England) No. 90J Bull Nose Rabbet Plane.  Easily Good.  _____________$90.00

BLOCK PLANES

BP1 - Ohio Tool Co. No. 060 Low Angle Block Plane.  Uncommon.  Good+ _________ $55.00
BP3 -  Sargent No. 2204 Block Plane.  Scarce Pressed Steel Model  Good+  _________$50.00
BP4 - Stanley No. 140 Rabbet and Block Plane.  Type 2.  Easily Good+_____________ $120.00
BP5 - Stanley No. 18 Knuckle Joint Adjustable Block Plane.  Early Example.  Good+ __ $40.00
BP6 - Stanley No. 15 Block Plane.  “Damaged” for a Reason.  Good+ _______________$35.00
BP7 - Stanley No. 9 ¼ Block Plane.  Popular non-Adjustable Model.  Good+. __________ $20.00
BP8 - Stanley No. 9 ½ Adjustable Block Plane. 60s Blue Finish.  Good+ _____________ $35.00
BP10 - Stanley No. 101 “Toy” or Modelers Block Plane. Favorite for small work.  Good+__$25.00

Wooden Planes

WP1 - Massive Yellow Birch “Jack Rabbet” Plane.  Unmarked, but Nice.  Good+. _____ $85.00
WP2 - Gabriel (London) Slip Side Bead.  ½”  No Blade.  Early (1780) Style.  Good+ ____ $40.00
WP3 - Unmarked Early Appearing Ogee Molding Plane.  Ca.1800?  Fine. ___________ $ 95.00
WP4 - Coach Maker’s Curved Rabbet Plane.  Unmarked.  Outstanding Example!  Fine.  $145.00
WP5 - S.(?) Noyes**  (E. Sudbury, MA) Snipe Bill Pair.  Sleeper Wedges.  Good.  _____$85.00
WP6 - H. L. James (unmarked) Ebony & Macassar Ebony Handled Plow Plane.  Good+ _ $400.00
WP7 - C. Prescott ** (Lowell) Quirk Grecian Ogee with Square.  Clean and Nice.  Good+  $50.00
WP8 - E. Smith Ship Builder’s Rabbet Plane.  Very Similar to Dad’s.  Good+.  _________$40.00
WP9 - Decorated  Jointer Plane.  Inlay and Carved Decoration.  Exceptional.  Good+____ $250.00
WP10  - John M. Taber* (New Bedford) Grecian Ogee with Quirk.  Good+.  ___________$50.00
WP11 - P.H. Manchester* Quirked Ogee with Bevel.  Molding Plane.  Easily Good. _____ $45.00
WP12 - I. E. Smith** (Pawtucket, RI) Ship (Jack) Rabbet Plane. Sans one knicker.  Good+  $75.00
WP13 - L. Kennedy (Hartford). UR Quirked Astragal and Ogee.  Tight Profile.  Good. ___ $45.00
WP14 - J. Denison (Saybrook, Ct). Quirk Ogee Molding Plane.  Easily Good. __________ $45.00
WP15 - A & E Baldwin (N.York).  Quirk Ogee with Filet.  1 1/2" Cut.  Easily Good+.  ____$50.00
WP16 - Ship Builder’s Jointer Plane.  Razee Style. Unusual Wood--Chestnut  Good+____  SOLD

Drawknives and Spoke Shaves, etc

D1 - Stanley No. 53 Adjustable Spoke Shave.  An Older One.  Good+____________  SOLD
D2 - Stanley No. 62 Reversible Spoke Shave.  Two Blades.  Scarce and Good+.  _____$150.00
D3 - Rams Horn Scraper.  Bone sole.  Delicate and Extraordinary.  Fine.  _________$175.00
D4 - Stanley No. 51 Spoke Shave.  Gull Wing Popular Model.  As New.  Fine.  _______$30.00
D5 - Gunstock/Cabinet Maker’s Scraper Shave.  Bone Sole.  Easily Good+ _________$50.00
D6 - Scraper Shave.  Bone Sole.  Classic Shape.  Easily Good+  __________________$60.00
D7 - Brass Bodied Pattern Maker’s Double Rabbeting Spoke Shave.  Fine. ________ $20.00
D9 - E. C. Atkins Co. “Ram’s Horn” Scraper.  Unused.  Easily Fine.  ______________$45.00
D10 - Hoague Improved Draw Knife Chamfer Gauge,  Rare and Fine.  NIB. ________ $100.00
D11 - Cooper’s Inshave (Scorp).  Extra Large Size.  Wm Davis Tool.  Easily Good+ __ $125.00
D12 - Straight Draw Knife.  Unmarked 8” Blade with G-P Chamfer Guides.  Good+___ $65.00
D13 - A. J. Wilkinson & Co (Boston) Folding Draw Knife.  8” Size.  Fine.  __________$70.00
D14 - Ohio Tool Co. Straight Draw Knife.  12” Size.  Nice Condition.  Good+ ________ $35.00
D15 - Samson (P.S.&W) Folding 8" Draw Knife with Chamfer Guides.  Good+_______ $65.00
D16 - C. J. Kimball (Bennington, NH) Small and Old Draw Knife.  5”  Good+ ________ $75.00
D17 - Craftsman-Made 5 Inch Draw Knife.  From File.  Lead Filled Handles.  Good+____  $65.00
 
   Chisels, Gouges and Adzes
C1 - W. Beatty & Son (Phila) Slick Blade.  3” Width.  Old and Clean.  Fine. __________ $90.00
C4 - Buck Brothers Framing Chisel.  2” Edge.  Older and Heavy.  Good+.  ____________$70.00
C5 - Underhill Edge Tool Co. Framing Chisels.  ¾ and 1 ½ Inch Widths.  Easily Good.___  $65.00
C7 - Complex Skew Chisel Blade.  Odd Type.  Bowl Turning?  Good+  ________________$50.00
C8 - Douglass Mfg. Co (Arlington, VT, Hinsdale, NH)  3” Slick.  Nice Handle.  Fine. ___ $150.00
C11 - “Connecticut” Style Hand Adze.  Probable Continental Origin.  Fine. ___________ $100.00

Boring Tools

Braces  (See my Brace Collection)
B1 - Amidon & White (Buffalo)  Corner Brace  1884 Patent.  Easily Good+ ______ $75.00
B2 - Goodell-Pratt Ratchet Corner Brace.  1892 patent.  Uncommon Type. Good.__  $65.00
B3 - Stanley No. 923 Ratchet Bit Brace. Clean with Uncommon Pewter Rings. Fine.  $80.00
B4 - Marsden Brothers (Sheffield) Classic Scotch Iron Brace.  Nice Brace.  Fine. _ $80.00
B5 - Yankee (North Bros) No. 2101 Ratchet Bit Brace. 8” Sweep.  Good+ ________ SOLD
B7 - Millers Falls No. 51 Sill Borer (Joist Tool).  Complete and Fine. ___________ $70.00
B8 - John S. Fray Co. No. 66 Ratchet Bit Brace.  Interlocking Jaws. 6” Sweep.Fine.  SOLD
B9 - Holt Mfg Co. (Springfield, MA) No. 12 Bit Brace.  Clamshell Chuck.  Good+___ SOLD
B11 - D. Simal (Belgium) Surgeon’s Brace.  3” Sweep. Changeable Chuck.  Good+  $290.00
B15 - McClelland Patent Corner Brace. “Pat.Appld. For.”1897.  Good+ _________ $75.00

 

Drills
DR1 - Yankee (North Bros) No. 50 Archaemedian Drill.  Early and Fine. ___________ $95.00
DR3 - Millers Falls No. 5 Hand Drill.  Older Type.  Most Finishes.  Fine. ___________ $50.00
DR4 - Millers Falls No. 70 Hand Drill.  Nearly Unused.  IOB. ____________________ $75.00
DR5 - Millers Falls No. 2A Hand Drill.  Clean, Bright, Shiny, Smooth.  Fine.  _________$50.00
 
Bits & Things
B24 - Stanley No. 59 Dowel Jig.  NIB.  Useful Tool in Great Condition.  Fine. ________ $50.00
B25 - J. Pugh (Philadelphia) Set of 13 Twist Auger Bits IOB.  Good+ _______________SOLD
B26 - Stanley No. 49 Bit Gage.  A Depth Stop for Auger Bits.  Fine.  ________________$25.00
Screwdrivers and Push Drills
SC1 - Yankee (North Bros) No. 135 Spiral Ratchet Screw Driver.  Older One.  Good+_  SOLD
SC3 - Yankee (North Bros) No. 42 Automatic Screw Driver.  Wooden Handle.    Good+ _ $25.00
SC4 - Yankee (North Bros) No. 20-2 Spiral Ratchet Screw Driver.   Easily Good ______ $20.00
SC6 - Stanley No. 41 Yankee Push Drill.  Philadelphia  Era Tool Shiny and Fine.  ______$25.00
SC7 - Yankee (North Bros) No. 44 Push Drill.  Uncommon.  Good+ ________________ $25.00
SC8 - Yankee (Stanley Div. North Bros) No. 30A Spiral Ratchet Screw Driver.  Fine. __ $25.00
SC9 - Yankee (North Bros) No. 30A Spiral Ratchet Screw Driver. IOB.  Fine  ________$50.00
SC10 - Yankee (North Bros) No. 20 Spiral Ratchet Screw Driver.  Scarce.  Fine. _____ $30.00
SC13 - Millers Falls No. 61 Ratchet Screw Driver.  Early Example.  Fine. ___________$25.00

Levels, Layout & Measuring

 Gages & Calipers

R1 - Winslow’s Adjustable Face Gage.  1900 Patent.  Uncommon.  Good+  ______$110.00
R2 - Stanley No. 72 Double Gauge.  Two Stems for Marking or Mortise.  Fine. ___ $25.00
R3 - Wing Dividers.  Exceptional Size and Quality.  "A. P. Blunt". Owner_______$400.00
R7 - Stanley No. 76 Boxwood Mortise Gage.  Solid and Not Common.  Good+  ______$50.00
R8 - Stanley (unmarked) No. 73 Mortise Gage.  Boxwood.  Uncommon Good+ ____ $50.00
R10 - W. H. Harling (London) Precision Beam Compass.  IOB.  Fine. ___________$180.00
R13 - E. C. Stearns Co. (Syracuse) No. 85 Butt Gage.  Like Stanley No. 95.  Fine. __ $20.00
R14 - Stanley No. 65 Boxwood Marking Gage.  Patent date Stamp.  Fine. _________ $30.00
R15 - J. Charlton (Newark, NJ) Brass & Rosewood Leather Draw Gage.  Fine. ___ $150.00
R16 - Craftsman-Made Veneer Slitting Panel Gage.  Burl Fence.  Good+ ________ $150.00
R17 - Stanley No. 95 Butt Gage.  IOB.  Complete Finish & Instructions.  Fine. ____ $25.00

 Rules & Tapes

RR1 - Stephens & Co. No. 2, 2-fold 2-foot carpenter’s rule.  Clean and Fine.________ $135.00
RR2 - Stanley No. 27 Two-Fold, 2 Foot Carpenter’s Sliding Rule.  Easily Good+_____  $110.00
RR3 - Stanley No. 92 (unmarked) Four-fold Ivory 1-Foot Rule.  Good+  ____________$190.00
RR4 - H. Chapin No. 11 Four-Fold 2-Foot Rule.  Square Joint.  Bright & Clean.  Good+.  $35.00
RR5 - Stephens & Co. (U.S. Standard) No. 31 Double Ship Bevel.  Easily Good.  _______$80.00
RR6 - R.B. Haselton (Contoocook, N.H.) Cloth Measure Yard Stick.  Good+.  ________$60.00
RR7 - Stanley No. 15 2-Fold 2-foot Folding Rule.  Gunter Scales.  Easily Good+______$120.00
RR8 - H. Chapin No. 9 Four-Fold 1-Foot Rule.  Arch Joint.  Good+.  _______________$90.00
RR9 - E. A. Stearns Co. (1856-1902) No. 48 4-Fold, 2-Foot Ivory Rule.  Patina.  Good+  $550.00
RR10 - Stanley No. 26 2-fold 2Ft. Carpenter’s Slide Rule.  Easily Good. ___________ $50.00
RR11 - Standard Rule Co. No. 27 Two Fold 2’ Rule.  Slide.  Square Joint. Good+ ___ $175.00
RR12 - Standard Rule Co. (Unionville, CT) No. 52  2 Foot Four-fold RuleGood+___ $150.00
RR13 - The C-S Co. (Chapin-Stephens) No. 62 Four-fold 2-Foot Rule.  Fine  ________$65.00
RR15 - Stephens Co. (unmarked) No. 70 Four-Fold 1-Foot Rule.  Uncommon.  Good+_  $40.00
RR16 - Elliot Bros. (London) Mapping and Sketching Protractor.  Ivory.  Good+. _____ $50.00
RR17 - Sheffield (England) Ship Builders Double Bevel.  Tropical Wood .  Good+ ____ $80.00
RR18 - Belcher Bros. Shrink Rule. 1/8" & 1/16" Sides.  Good+_________________ $40.00
RR20 - Unusual Shrinkage Rule.  6-foot length.  For Large Castings.  Good. ________ $75.00
RR21 - Unmarked No. 29 Two-Foot Two-Fold Boxwood Rule.  Clean & Nice.  Fine _____ $30.00

Bevels & Squares

RB2 - W. J. MacKenzie Ship Bevel.  Two-bladed. Rosewood UR Maker  Easily Good._  $40.00
RB4 - Craftsman-made Bevel Square.  11” blade.  Mahogany Handle.  Good+. ______ $25.00
RB5 - Standard Rule Co. (Unionville, Ct). 10” Square.  1886 Patent.  Good+  _______$75.00
RB6 - William Lawrence (Boston.) UR. 17” Sliding T-Bevel.  Old, Old, Rare  Good+  $100.00
RB8 - Stanley No. 2 Winterbottom’s Try & Mitre Square.   Ebony Handle  Good+ ___ $50.00
RB9 - Craftsman-Made Brass Bevel Square.  5 ½” Blade.  Good+ _______________ $30.00
RB10 -Stanley No. 25 Sliding T-Bevel Square.  Early 1900s.  12" Size. Good+ _____ $25.00
RB15 - Unmarked Try Square.  3” Size.  Distinctive Escutcheon  Fine ____________$25.00
RB17 - H. Tower (Millbury, MA).  Try square 12” Older Maker - 1849.  Good+  ______$45.00
Levels
L1 - Stanley No. 36 Metallic Adjustable Level.  Type 1. 6” Size.  Scarce Fine.________ $50.00
L3 - Stanley No. 37 Adjustable Metallic Plumb & Level. 9” Size.  Good Finish.  Fine___  $35.00
L4 - The L.S. Starrett Co. No. 98 Improved Level.  8” Size.  Fine ___________________ $75.00
L5 - Stanley No. 36 Bench Level.  Eclipse Vial Covers.  WWII Production.  Fine.  _______$35.00
L6 - William Marples & Sons (Hibernia, Sheffield) Combination Rule & Level.  Good+__  $60.00
L7 - Stanley No. 3 Carpenter’s Plumb & Level.  Type 7/8.  V-Logo.  26”.  Easily Good+ __ $30.00
L8 - Davis Level & Tool Co. “Mantel Clock” Style  Inclinometer Level  Fine.  _________$250.00
L9 - The L. S. Starrett & Co. No. 135 Pocket Levels.  Both Sizes.  Fine. ______________ $25.00
L10 - The L. S. Starrett Co. No. 132 Bench Level. 6” Size.    Most Finishes.  Fine.  ______$35.00
L12 - Starrett (Unmarked) No. 132 Bench Level.  6” Size.  Easily Good+ ______________ $30.00
L13 - Stanley No.38 ½ Machinist’s Level.  1920s Vintage.  Good+. ___________________ $25.00
L14 - Stanley No. 36 Metallic Bench Level.  12” Size.  Nice Example.  Good+. __________ $35.00

Saws & Stuff

S1 - S. Simons Hardware Co. (Boston) 26” Rip Saw. 6tpi.  Simonds Made. Fine. __________SOLD
S5 - Henry Disston & Sons No. 4 Back Saw.  12” Blade.  Easily Good. ________________ $40.00
S6 - Simonds Saw Mfg. Co. No. 8 Skew Back Cross Cut Hand Saw. User Saw.  Good+ _____ $55.00  
S7 - The Bay State Saw Mfg Co. No. 25 Skew Back Hand Saw.  Simonds Brand.  Goo+____  $50.00 
S8 - Turning Saw.  Rosewood Frame, Boxwood Handles. Small Size and Fabulous  Fine. ___ $475.00
S10 - J. D. Rogers & Bro. (Philadelphia) Hand Saw.  McNiece patent Handle.  Good+ _____ $75.00
S14 - Millers Falls No. 214 Saw Set.  Pistol Grip.  Heavy Frame.  Fine. _________________ SOLD
S15 - Saw Vise.  Binkerd Patent.  Losee Wrench Works.  Rare.  Easily Good. ____________$75.00
S16 - Davis Patent Saw Set.  Harrington & Richardson  Scarce!  Fine. ________________ $75.00

MACHINISTS' TOOLS

MA1 - Ames Dial Indicator with Surface Plate Mount.  Fine. ______________________ $75.00
MA2 - Outside Thread Calipers with Forged Spring.  4 1/2”  Like Stevens Fine. _______ $20.00
MA3 - Darling, Brown & Sharpe Caliper Square. 4” Size.  Fine Adjust.  Easily Good. ____ $50.00
MA4 - Micrometer Ring.  With Three Brown & Sharpe Micrometer Thimbles.  Fine. ____ $50.00
MA5 - Brown & Sharpe No. 542 Bevel Edge Steel Square.  Uncommon.  Fine. ___________$55.00
MA6 - Starrett No. PNR1224 W Protractor Head for Combo Square.  New In Box. _______ SOLD
MA7 - Brown &Sharp No. 12 1” Micrometer.  Useful and Good+.  ____________________$25.00
MA9 - The L.S. Starrett Co. “Special” 1” Micrometer Head.  Fine. ___________________ $15.00
MA11 - Pin Vise.  Small, Clean and Shiny.  Fine.  ________________________________$15.00
MA12 - American Steam Gauge Co. (Boston) Amsler Polar Planimeter.  IOB. __________ $60.00
MA13 - Starrett 1” Micrometer Stainless Steel Head. IOB.  Uncommon.  Fine. __________ $35.00
MA14 - The L.S. Starrett Co. No. 52 Surface Gage.  Fine vertical Adjust.  Easily Good+.  ___$75.00
MA15 - Joshua T. Slocomb Co. (Providence, RI).  Thread Micrometers No. 29 & 30.  Good+  $30.00
MA16 - Union Tool Co. No. 602 Nine Inch Combination Square. NIB. __________________ $60.00
MA17 - Brown & Sharpe Mfg Co. No. 585 Vernier Height Gage (10” Size) IOB.  Fine. ____ $60.00
MA19 - J. T. Slocomb Co. (Providence) Tube Micrometer.  Catalogue Unlisted.  Good+ _____ $40.00
MA20 - The L. S. Starrett & Co. No. 228 Hub Micrometer.  Special Purpose.  Good+ ______ $40.00
MA22 - The L. S. Starrett Co.  No. 49 Universal Bevel.  Most Adaptable.  Fine. ____________ $45.00
 

MISCELLANEOUS

M1 - Defiance (by Stanley) No. 1210 Bench Vise.  1950s Modern Design.  Good+__ $25.00
M2 - Double Claw Hammer.  Unusual Design.  Not Patent.  Good+ _____________ $250.00
M3 - No. 120 Landers Improved Circular Balance.  30 Lb Capacity.  IOB.  Fine ____ $75.00
M4 - Craftsman (Sears) Boy’s Belt Hatchet. Nearly New Condition.  Fine.  ________$75.00
M5 - Lignum Vitae “Whatsit.”  Sole Edger or Seam Rubber?  Wonderful  Fine. ___$50.00
M6 - Goodell-Pratt No. 710 “Home Companion Tool Set” . Most Tools.  Good+_____$225.00
M7 - Brass Plumb Bob.  Turned “Nose Cone” Shape.  Small and Neat.  Fine. ______ $40.00
M8 - Walnut or Oak Burl Carver’s Mallet.  Heavy and Firm.  Good+  ____________$45.00
M10 - Bemis & Call (Springfield, MA) No. 154 Patent Pipe & Nut Wrench.  Fine__SOLD
M12 - Strap Handled Tack Hammer.  Old and Hand Forged.  Easily Good+  ________$60.00
M16 - The L. S. Starrett & Co. No. 87 Plumb Bob.  Small Mercury Filled Size.  Fine.  $40.00
M19 - Shingling Froe.  Authentically Old and Excellent.  10 ½” Edge.  Fine.  _______$60.00
M20 - Plain-faced Adze-eye Claw Hammer. 8oz.  Nickled.  Good+ ________________ $15.00
M22 - Set of Number Stamps.  3/16" Size.  Original Box.  Fine. _________________ $20.00

Nautical, Scrimshaw, and Surveying

Ship Builder's & Sail Maker's Tools
NA1 - Bung Starter Mallet.  Classic Form.  Likely Manufactured.  Fine.  _________$60.00
NA2 - Seam Rubber or Burnisher.  Tropical Hardwood Sailor’s Tool.  Fine. _______ $75.00
NA3 - New York Knife Co Folding Race Knife.  Goldine Handle.  Good+ __________ $60.00
NA4 - H. N. Dean (New Bedford) Double Marked, 3 1/2” Slick.  Good+ _________  $130.00
NA5 - Sailor’s Palm.  Traditional Rawhide Facing.  For use or Collection.  Fine. ___ $35.00
NA6 - Kovar (Anoka, MN) No. 409 Set of 8 Caulking Irons. NIB _______________$280.00
NA7 - Sailor’s Cosh with Fancy Rope Work. Sailor-Made, and Deadly.  Easily Good.  $350.00
NA8 -J. Watts (Boston) Shipbuilder’s Bevel.  Uncommon Single Blade.   Good+.  ___$150.00
NA9 - Rabone & Sons (England) Cordage Rule.  Cordage Wt. Calculation.  Good+ _ $125.00
NA10 - Lignum Vitae Fid.  Large Exceptional Example.  17” Length.  Fine.  _______$100.00
NA11 - H. N. Dean (New Bedford) Shallow Sweep 2 ¼ “ Gouge.  Uncommon. Good. ___$50.00
NA12 - 19th Century Seam Rubber.  Unusual Form Carved from Beech.  Fine.  _____$250.00
NA13 - Sail Maker’s Seam Rubber.  Small, Initialed Tool Good+  ________________$35.00
NA14 - Serving Mallet.  Hand Carved from Mahogany.  Nice Example.  Good+ ______ $120.00
NA15 - John F. Veeder’s Coffin Smooth Plane.  Woods Hole, Mass. Captain. _______ $120.00
NA16 - Ship Builder’s Bevel.  Single Brass Blade.  Dated 1843.  Outstanding!  Fine.  $500.00
NA18 - Race Knife.  Diminutive Form & Fancy Rosewood Handle.  Fine.  ___________$105.00
NA19 - Sail Maker’s Fid.  Eye-catching Tropical Wood.  Fine. ____________________ $30.00
NA20 - Serving Mallet.  Unusual Smaller Size.  Tropical Hardwood.  Fine.  __________$75.00
Nautical Art & Books
NART2 - “The American Merchant Marine” by W. L. Marvin. Scribner’s Sons 1902 _ $75.00
NART3 - “Regulations for the Government of the United States Navy”.  1st Ed.  1865.  $150.00
NART4 - John S. Jenkins, 1850.  “Voyage of the U.S. Exploring Squadron …”  Good+  $350.00
NART5 - Whaling Bark Josephine Hove Down For Repairs.  Famous Print.  Fine.  _____$35.00
NART6 - Whale Ship Charles W. Morgan Going to Sea (circa 1907)  Photo.  Good+ ____ $40.00
NART7 - Silver Gelatin Print of the Whaling Bark Greyhound,  Hauled Out __________ $35.00
NART8 - Whaling Bark "Charles W. Morgan" Outfitting for Voyage.  1906/7  Fine ___ $35.00
NART9 - Digital Print of the Whaling Bark "Sunbeam" being unloaded - Aug 1, 1906 __ $35.00
NART10 - “Yachtsman’s Annual Guide” 1901.  Advertisements,  Charts, Info.  Good+__  $80.00
NART11 - Isleornsay, Isle of Skye. Aquatint of Whaling. 1818.  William Daniell.  Fine _ $150.00
Navigation 
NA22 - Stanley (Great Turnstile, Holborn, London) Navigational Rolling Rule.  Fine_____ $120.00
NA23 - J. Kehew (New Bedford, MA).  Dry Card Pocket Compass  Brass Case.  Fine. ____ $275.00
NA24 - Stuart’s “Distance Meter.”  English 1895 Patent.  For Use at Sea.  Fine. _______ $250.00
NA26 -Ebony and Brass Parallel Rule.  1850s Vintage.  Original Patina.  Fine. _______ $100.00
NA27 - Sand Glass.  19th Century 1-hour Glass.  Possibly for Ship Use.  Good+ ________ $600.00
NA28 - Ebony Parallel Rule.  For Chart Table.  Brass Fittings.  Unmarked.   Fine. _______ $50.00
NA29 - Mast Top Truck.  Single Sheave Block for Mizzen Mast.  Fine. ______________ $150.00
NA30 - Edmund Blunt.  1842 – The American Coast Pilot, 14th Ed.  Scarce.  Good  __$300.00
NA31  - Ball-type Mast Truck from a Sailing Vessel.  Lignum with 2 Brass Sheaves.  Good+ _$150.00
NA32 - Navigating Instruments.  M.V. Brewington. 1963.  Good+. ________________ $40.00
Whalecraft & Miscellaneous Whaling -
WC1 - Eskimo Seal Harpoon Head.  Early Example (Punuk Culture).  1000 yr?  Fine __ $180.00
WC3 - British Navy Mess Bowl.  H.M.S. Ajax.  18th Century Pewter.  Rare.  Good+ ____ $150.00
WC5 - “Whale Smoking Tobacco” Empty Pouch with Bright Chromolitho Label.  Good+ $200.00
WC6 - Brass Swordfish Dart (harpoon head).   Rigged for Use.  Fine _________________$25.00
WC7 - Ezra Kelley American Clock Oil.  Small Bottle with Orig. Cork & Label.  Good+_  $75.00
Scrimshaw & Ivory
SCR1 - Eskimo-Style Knife.  Carved Horn Handle.  Exceptional.  Easily Good. __________$150.00
SCR2 - Marking Gage.  Whale Bone Inlay.  Eye Catching.  Good+ ____________________ $75.00
SCR4 - Mallet with Whale Bone Head.  Delicate and Fine. ___ ______________________$130.00
SCR5 - Scrimshaw Eskimo Needle Case.  19th C. , at least. Carefully Engraved.  Good+ ___ $250.00
SCR6 - Old Eskimo Hide Scraper or Ulu.  St. Lawrence Island.  Diminutive.  Rare and Fine.  $250.00
SCR7 - Whale Vertebra with Two Eskimo Carved Faces.  Rare and Fine. ______________ $650.00
SCR8 - Baleen Box. Shaker-Style Round Box.  Unusual Construction and Effect.  Good.___ $550.00
SCR9 - Whale Skeletal Bone Mortise Gage.  Slide Type.  Great Gage!  Fine. __________ $1,300.00
SCR10 - Sammi Scrimshaw Bone Scraper or Paper Knife.  Illegibly Signed Fin__________  $50.00
SCR11 - Sailor Made Pie Crimper.  Walrus Ivory.  A Good Example.  Fine. _____________ $450.00
SCR12 - Set of Clock Maker’s Screw Drivers or Reamers.  Bone Handles.  Fine. ________ $200.00
SCR14 - Eskimo Walrus Ivory Souvenir Smoking Pipe.  Fantastic Scrimshaw!  Fine. ____ $1800.00
SCR15 - Whale Bone Fid.  12” Long.  Slight Curve and Thong Hole.  Fine.  ____________$395.00
SCR16 - Try Square with Whale Bone Handle.  8” Size.  Seaman’s Work.  Fine. ________ $500.00
SCR17 - Walrus Ivory Cribbage Board.  Unusual Decorative Style.  Fine. _______________ $275.00
SCR18 - Bone Fid.  Surely 19th Century Sailor-Made.   Heavy and Fine.  ________________$350.00
*SCR19 - Sperm Whale Tooth, Carving of a Walrus Head.  Folk Art.  Good+. _____________ $275.00
* - This item cannot be sold or shipped to California, New Jersey, or New York.

Surveying Tools & Instruments

SUR1 - L. Beckmann (Toledo, Ohio)   Mountain Transit.  Serial No. 824.  Fine.  __________  $600.00.
SUR2 - Surveyor’s Chain.  1/2 Gunter's Chain.  33 Feet.  Brass Tags, Triangle Rings.  Fine. $110.00
SUR3 - Engineer’s Surveying Chain.  100 Feet.  Stanley (London).  Fine. ________________ $350.00
SUR4 - Keuffel & Esser Stadimeter.  Marine Range Finding Device. IOB.  Fine.  __________$320.00
SUR5 - W. & L.E. Gurley (Troy, NY).  Wood Bodied Pocket Compass.  1918.  _____________$125.00
SUR6 - J. & H.M. Pool (Easton, Mass).  Early Wooden Pocket Compass.  Good+ ___________$400.00
SUR7 - Gurley Surveyor’s Vernier Pocket Compass In Original Wooden Case.  Fine_______ $425.00
SUR8 - Ste. Des Lunetiers (Paris) Alidade.  Small Pocket Alidade. Interesting.  Good+ ______SOLD

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