Brown Auctions Here comes my RSS info 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 FeedCreator 1.7.3 B60-695 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/8885/b60-695 B60-695 JEWELER'S STAKING SET. Kendrick & Davis "Paramount." Complete set with 130 punches and 25 stumps, complete in its original mahogany box with lock and original key. One of the nicest sets we've seen. Fine 150-300 B60-694 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/8884/b60-694 B60-694 COMBINATION VISE. Champion Blower and Forge. Patented in 1920 by Henry Keiper and marketed by Champion as their "Combo Repair Outfit", and intended to combine the functions of a vise, anvil and blower for blacksmith use. Based on the patent drawings its missing some of its auxiliary parts, but what's there works smoothly. 18" wide and 12" high, overall surface rust. Good 100-200 B60-693 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/8883/b60-693 B60-693 ADVERTISING. Pike Whetstone Wooden Box. 13-1/2" by 12" and 11" high, hinged with original lid support and latch. Labelled "Pikes Assorted Scythestone Box" on top and "Pike's Whetstones are the Best" on the front, both with Pike's logo. Grips cut into both sides. There's a round hole on one side that looks intentional. Good+ 80-150 B60-692 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/8882/b60-692 B60-692 WOODEN BENCH VISE. All dark stained wood except for a pair of iron plates to keep it aligned. 13" high and jaws open to 8", clamp to hold it workbench. There's no name on it but it has an old tag that says it was packed by a French shipping company. Overall inactive worm and serious age. From the collection of John Sindelar. Good 60-120 B60-691 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/8881/b60-691 B60-691 BOOKBINDER'S PLOW. Not actually a woodworking tool although it looks like one; used by bookbinders to trim the pages. Unsigned, large example with a blade held by a brass clamp. Good turned handle and threads. Fine 80-150 B60-690 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/8880/b60-690 B60-690 ADVERTISING SIGN. Estwing Hammers. Molded plastic sign, shaped like a hatchet, 37" long, gold with Estwing decal. Fine 100-200 B60-689 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/8879/b60-689 B60-689 BELT DRIVEN MACHINERY MONITOR. Graham Motion Detector. Used in shops with belt drive, and also flour mills. It has an indicator to show the speed at which the belt is moving, and a bell that rings when it has exceeded the limit. Made by the Dubuque Turbine and Roller Co. and stenciled with the manufacturer's name, it also has an instruction label that's faded but legible. 13" in diameter and 12" high. Only one we've ever seen. Good+ 100-200 B60-688 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/8878/b60-688 B60-688 DOCTOR'S BAG. 16' by 6" and 10" high, black dyed leather stamped "Top Grain Cowhide." Very clean, handles intact, has working lock and original key. Also includes five different ophthalmoscopes, a tuning fork for testing hearing, and a box of tongue depressors, most look like mid century. Good+ 100-200 B60-687 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/8877/b60-687 B60-687 MEMORABILIA. Occupational Shaving Mug. Features a hand painted scene of a carpenter planing a plank in his workshop. It has a name in fancy lettering, a little worn, that looks like "J.W. Brabson." Good+ 30-50 B60-686 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/8876/b60-686 B60-686 NOVELTY SCREWDRIVER. Patented in 1884 by Captain Isaac Heysinger of Philadelphia as an early form of switchblade, with the knife blade concealed in the handle and extended with a flick of the wrist. It was subsequently adapted as a form of concealed blade screwdriver. Often found with vulcanized rubber handles, this is an unusual variant with a rosewood handle and the word "Novelty" and patent date on the blade. Fine 100-200 B60-685 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/8875/b60-685 B60-685 ALLIGATOR WRENCH. Gilchrist Patent. Spring-powered jaws with a swinging toothed loop to set the width. Patented 3/7/05 by William Gilchrist of Rockford and manufactured by the Rockford Wrench America Co. of Momence, IL. 7-1/2" long, nickel plating generally good except for one spot of wear that unfortunately is over the name. A rare wrench. Good+ 200-400 B60-684 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/8874/b60-684 B60-684 ADVERTISING. 1882 Flyer. Illustrates an early, pre-lateral version of the Bailey mechanism, with the parts labelled and described in the text. At the bottom has the address of the Stanley warehouse at No. 20 Chambers Street, New York. The flyer is 7-1/2" by 9-1/2", and it's matted and framed in a 12" by 15" frame. Fine 150-300 B60-683 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/8873/b60-683 B60-683 ADVERTISING. Stanley Point of Sale Display. Advertising corrugated fastenders, 10-1/2" by 13-3/4", intact stand on back and hanging hole on top, sweetheart mark at bottom. Fine 100-200 B60-682 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/8872/b60-682 B60-682 EPHEMERA. Stanley Promotional Material. Two pages from a binder of advertising materials, 7-1/4" by 10-1/2" and punched along the left side. One offers the hardware store owner a free "Happy Carpenter" window display if he purchases the six tools shown in the display; the other is a "Tool Box of America" display. Moderate wear at the edges. Good+ 100-200 B60-681 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/8871/b60-681 B60-681 ADVERTISING. Stanley Point of Sale Display. Circa 1920s, 9" by 11-1/4" not counting the round hardware store logo at the top. Slight wear around edges and the folding stand on the back has been repaired with scotch tape, otherwise near fine. Good+ 100-200 B60-680 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/8870/b60-680 B60-680 ADVERTISING. Stanley Hardware Store Poster. Advertising Bailey planes, 13-1/2" by 10-1/2", hanging hole at top. Some wear around edges and corners bumped but image bright and clear. Good+ 100-200 B60-679 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/8869/b60-679 B60-679 ADVERTISING. Stanley Point of Sale Display. Advertising Atha 1931 hammers, 12" by 10-3/4", bright orange background with intact folding stand on back. Fine 100-200 B60-678 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/8868/b60-678 B60-678 NAIL PULLER. Samson. One of the more elaborate and less common of the patented nail pullers, covered by two separate patents, both of which are cast into the side, and manufactured by L.F. Grammes & Sons of Allentown, PA. 19" long, japanning about 50%. Good+ 80-150 B60-677 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/8867/b60-677 B60-677 FORGED TOOL. Looks like a snowknocker or hoof pick but unusually large. 25" long with forged hoop end and double pick head, 8" across. Unsigned with some typical light surface pitting but no damage. From the collection of Hank Allen. Good+ 80-150 B60-492 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/8682/b60-492 B60-492 WASHER CUTTER. 6-1/2" long, with a cast iron wedge to set the diameter. From the collection of John Sindelar. Fine 60-120 B60-491 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/8681/b60-491 B60-491 COOPER'S CROZE. Saw tooth type, with the depth set by an unusual triangular sliding arm, brass with wooden core. The head is sheathed with copper to protect against wear. No name, but two E's stamped into the cutter clamp. Well made. From the collection of John Sindelar. Fine 80-150 B60-490 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/8680/b60-490 B60-490 COOPER'S HOWEL. Unsigned and user made, cuts a 1-1/2" diameter howel, blade clamped by hand forged ram's horn nuts. Well made and attractive. From the collection of John Sindelar. Good+ 80-150 B60-489 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/8679/b60-489 B60-489 ROUNDER. Unsigned. Produces 1--1/2" dowel. Birch body with integral handles, 20" across, with a hardwood plate covering the hole, forged iron bolts. From the collection of John Sindelar. Good+ 60-120 B60-488 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/8678/b60-488 B60-488 CAST IRON ROUNDER. Unusual heavy duty model, clearly manufactured and with a name on the cutter although due to pitting all we can make out is "Exeter." Adjustable throat is 1-1/2" in diameter, turned handles that look like rosewood with knurled brass caps, 5-1/2" long. From the collection of John Sindelar. Good+ 150-250 B60-487 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/8677/b60-487 B60-487 HAND-FORGED DENGLE STOCK. Also known as a scythe anvil, to be driven into stump or post and used to hone a scythe. Has four lobes forged around the base for hammering, mounted in a wood block for display with 10" protruding. From the collection of Dennis Fisher. Good+ 80-150