Antique tools - plane blade Y2343:
Up for sale is a rare NAPOLEON embossed Plane Blade by SOMBORN & CO, stamped VENI-VIDI-VICI, I came, I saw, I conquered, featured on Page 90 in the book "Tools Rare & Ingenious, Celebrating the Worlds Most Amazing Tools" by S.Nagyszalanczy.
46mm wide x 180mm long.
This is a rare blade & they were only produced for a very limited time in France from 1840-70.
Weight - 240g
The ruler & coin & matchbox in the photos are for measurements only, not for sale.
This blade is in authentic vintage condition, wear and tear consistent with age and use, a rare Napoleon embossed cast steel plane blade by SOMBORN & Co.
Please check the photos as they are part of the description.
All of our items are genuine vintage - that means they have been used, and have the normal wear and tear associated with a genuine vintage item. Please check all photos carefully as the photos form a large part of the condition description, and ask any questions you may have prior to your purchase.