Vintage tools - adze Y240
Up for sale is an early & unusual antique FRENCH STIRRUP ADZE HEAD.
Triple stamped with what looks to be a sun or flower motif blacksmiths touch mark, with French tools the more makers stamps the higher the quality inferred.
Size - The blade is 140mm wide at one end & measures 275mm long overall, its an unusual piece.
Weight - 1.45kg
This adze is in authentic antique condition, a dark patina & some pitting as to be expected with a possible 18th century tool, a chip off one corner. This adze was part of the Longfils tool collection & purchased in France in 2019.
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. The ruler & Redhead box of matches in the photos are for a size comparison only, not for sale