Brown Auctions Here comes my RSS info 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 FeedCreator 1.7.3 B59-690 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/8100/b59-690 B59-690 STEEL BACKSAW. Henry Disston. Earliest type, pre-"Son" mark on back, 10" blade, open handle is very clean but a little loose, two split nuts. From the collection of Carl Bopp. Good+ 60-120 B59-689 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/8099/b59-689 B59-689 COMPACT TOOLBOX SAW. Disston & Sons. 7-3/4" blade with clear etch, open tote, 11 tpi. An uncommon Disston saw, like new. From the collection of Carl Bopp. Fine 80-150 B59-688 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/8098/b59-688 B59-688 PATTERNMAKER'S SAW. Disston & Sons No. 1. 7-1/2" blade, very thin and designed for fine cuts, 15 tpi. Open applewood handle, user stamps but no chips. Blade very clean with good etch. One of Disston's less common saws. From the collection of Carl Bopp. Fine 100-200 B59-687 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/8097/b59-687 B59-687 LOT OF TWO SAWS. Zenith Hardware. Ripsaw, 26" blade, 5 tpi, Zenith etch is faint but legible, good handle. And a compass saw, 13" blade, no etch but Zenith medallion. Good 50-100 B59-686 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/8096/b59-686 B59-686 LOT OF THREE SAWS. Stair saw with 8-3/4" blade, open London style handle, like new except for one tight crack in handle; toolbox saw with open cast iron handle, 12" blade with pitting; and compass saw with 8" removable blade locked with thumbscrew. First two are unmarked, the compass saw has "W. Rutkowski Romulus Mich 1891" carved into the handle. From the collection of Dennis Fisher. Good & better 120-240 B59-685 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/8095/b59-685 B59-685 STEEL BACKSAW. R. Groves & Son. Steel back marked R Grove & Son Sheffield with the crown USE mark. 14" blade with minimal rust. Lamb's-tongue handle very clean with some small chips from both horns, split nuts with good medallion. Good+ 100-200 B59-684 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/8094/b59-684 B59-684 1787 STAIR SAW. 6-1/2" blade, squirrel tail handle. Has "1787" between initials "K" and "H" carved into side. From the collection of Hank Allen. Good 100-200 B59-683 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/8093/b59-683 B59-683 CROSSCUT SAW. J. Flint. 26" long blade with nib, 9 tpi, super clean with semi-circle stamp and "Rochester" underneath. Three split-nut screws, one loose, in applewood lamb's tongue handle. From the collection of Hank Allen. Good+ 60-120 B59-682 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/8092/b59-682 B59-682 CROSSCUT SAW. J. Nicholls. 26-1/2" blade, 10-1/2 tpi, good nib and clear etch. Applewood handle with 1" "Warranted Superior" eagle medallion, four split nuts, deep notch, some minor chips from both horns. Besides Nicholls, who worked in Philadelphia from 1837 through 1857, it is also marked by Philadelphia planemaker John Colton. From the collection of Carl Bopp. Good+ 120-240 B59-681 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/8091/b59-681 B59-681 CROSSCUT SAW. Bringhurst & Co. 26-1/2" blade, 9 tpi, good nib and clear etch. Fully intact applewood handle with 1" "Warranted Superior" eagle medallion, four split nuts, deep notch. Bringhurst worked in Philadelphia from 1842 through 1865. From the collection of Carl Bopp and, being Carl, he has included a copy of a photo of John Henry Bringhurst. Fine 120-240 B59-591 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/8001/b59-591 B59-591 SAW SET. Tattershall Patent. Patented 4/29/73 by John Tattershall of Delphi, IN. An uncommon plier type set. From the collection of Hank Allen. Fine 200-400 B59-590 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/8000/b59-590 B59-590 SAW SET. Canadian Patent. Pliers type saw set marked "E.E. Perkins Patentee, Patented June 3, 1861, and W.M. Cooley Montreal." The date was a Monday, and one E.S. Perkins of Montreal received a Canadian X-Patent on that date for an improved saw set, so this must be it. It's a fairly ordinary set, with spring operated handles, so its not clear what the claimed improvement was. Also marked "Warranted." From the collection of Hank Allen. Good+ 100-200 B59-589 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/7999/b59-589 B59-589 SAW SET. Waste, Millington and Hutchens. The first known American saw set patent, patented 3/28/38 by three guys from Vermont. Only a couple of examples are known to exist; this one is unmarked but the design is unmistakable and the manufacture is appropriate for the age. From the collection of Hank Allen. Fine 300-600 B59-588 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/7998/b59-588 B59-588 SAW SET. Fenner Patent. Patented 10/17/65 by Augustus Fenner of Cold Brook, NY. This is Fenner's first patent; he patented an improved version in 1869 and manufactured it himself; he presumably also manufactured the first version but it is rare. Marked with the patent date on the brass spring. From the collection of Hank Allen. Good+ 150-250 B59-587 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/7997/b59-587 B59-587 SAW SET. Nash Patent. Patented 2/5/67 by William Nash of New Britain, CT. The design is basically a copy of Oliver Newton's 7/21/63. Newton assigned his patent to Nash, who slightly modified it and marketed it as his own. Marked simply "Patent." Fine 200-400 B59-586 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/7996/b59-586 B59-586 SAW SET. Burgess Patent. Patented 10/26/75 by Warren Burgess of Tonica, IL. An uncommon plier type set. From the collection of Hank Allen. Fine 200-400 B59-585 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/7995/b59-585 B59-585 SAW SET. Bush Patent. Patented 12/18/55 by T.C. Bush of New London, CT. Unusual double-lever design allows the teeth to be set in alternate directions. From the collection of Hank Allen. Fine 150-300 B59-584 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/7994/b59-584 B59-584 SAW SET. Geer Patent. Patented 7/9/67 by John Geer of Holden, MA, and manufactured by Dodge & Wellington. Pliers type set with two offsetting screws. Marked with the patent date, japanning 90%. From the collection of Hank Allen. Fine 150-250 B59-583 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/7993/b59-583 B59-583 SAW WREST. Disston & Son. Unusual heavy duty wrest with turned wooden handle, 12" long, two adjusting screws. Marked "Disston & Son" so dating from the 1865-71 period when only one of Henry's sons was in the business. From the collection of Hank Allen. Fine 100-200 B59-582 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/7992/b59-582 B59-582 SAW SET. Parker Patent. Patented 7/10/55 by Frederick Parker of Shaftesbury, VT. The handful of known examples are all handmade. A very elaborate and early patent. From the collection of Hank Allen. Fine 200-400 B59-581 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/7991/b59-581 B59-581 SAW SET. Nash Patent. Patented 8/27/72 by William Nash, an improvement on his original 1865 design, which was manufactured by Humason and Beckley Manufacturing Company of New Britain and marketed through the Montgomery Ward catalog. Not marked, japanning about 50%, hinge a little loose. From the collection of Hank Allen. Good+ 100-200 B59-580 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/7990/b59-580 B59-580 SAW SET. Hinds Patent. Patented 8/12/33 by William Hinds of Otsego, NY. Unmarked but unmistakable from the patent drawing. What's there is in fine condition, but it looks like a part is missing. A very early and rare set. From the collection of Hank Allen. Good+ 100-200 B59-579 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/7989/b59-579 B59-579 SAW SET. Bachelder Patent. Patented 5/18/52 by Asahel Bachelder of Lowell, MA. An early hammer-type set that includes a clamp to hold the saw blade. Mounted on a 10" wooden base. From the collection of Hank Allen. Fine 200-400 B59-578 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/7988/b59-578 B59-578 USER MADE SAW SET. Hammer type set, 14" by 6", with a rotating hammer. There are two sets of screws in the front that don't seem to attach anything and presumable were used to support the saw. A wedge locks the hammer in place. Well made and unusual. From the collection of Hank Allen. Good+ 100-200 B59-418 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/7828/b59-418 B59-418 LOT OF THREE SURGICAL SAWS. One by Feick Bros. with fixed, half-backed 7" blade, two unsigned with replaceable blades, one of them with fluted handle marked "DRGM." All have spots of rust but generally clean. Good & better 90-180