Brown Auctions Here comes my RSS info 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 FeedCreator 1.7.3 B61-690 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/9637/b61-690 B61-690 LOT OF TWO HAMMERS. The chisel-edge triple claw design patented by Hachig Ayvad of Hoboken and manufactured by the Chisel Claw Hammer Co. Head is clean with some very light surface rust, marked "Pat. App'ld For", handle looks original with black paint and chips at the end. Plus a double claw type with the second claw at the base of the head, No. 5 on page 7 of Baird & Comerford. We've seen prior examples and are pretty sure it was manufactured, but the book doesn't identify a maker or patent, good head and nice tight original handle. Good+ 120-200 B61-689 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/9636/b61-689 B61-689 MALLET. J. Tyzack & Sons. Two pound steel head, clearly marked, 8" original handle, a little loose. Good+ 60-120 B61-688 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/9635/b61-688 B61-688 STRAPPED SLATERS HAMMER. 8" head, unmarked except for "69" in a circle, 11" original handle with some chips. From the collection of Hank Allen. Good 60-120 B61-687 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/9634/b61-687 B61-687 LOT OF TWO HAMMERS. A Hebblethwaite patented combination hammer and wrench with the distinctive stepped claw, marked by Fulton Tool Co., chip from one claw and, and a combination hammer hatchet with "Hart" cast into side and "Hart Tool Co." on original handle. Normal wear. Good & better 100-200 B61-686 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/9633/b61-686 B61-686 BROOM MAKER'S HAMMER. F. Clemens Sons. Cast steel, no rust or pitting, good beech handle with one tiny chip, 9-1/2" long. From the collection of Carl Bopp. Fine 100-200 B61-685 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/9632/b61-685 B61-685 DOUBLE CLAW HAMMER. Voight Patent. Marked with George F. Voight's November 4, 1902 patent date, very clean head with only slight amount of pitting and a few dings, handle a little loose with owner's name and some paint. Good+ 100-200 B61-684 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/9631/b61-684 B61-684 LOT OF TWO CARVING MALLETS. One is solid dark rosewood, 10-1/2" long, a couple of tight age checks but otherwise appears unused; the other has a brass head and hickory handle with some decorative carving, 8" long. From the collection of Dennis Fisher. Good & better 100-200 B61-683 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/9630/b61-683 B61-683 LOT OF TWO BLACKSMITH'S HAMMERS. Simonds Saw and Steel Co. Both 1-1/2 lbs, one with straight and one with cross peen, NOS in mint condition with original labels. Fine 150-300 B61-682 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/9629/b61-682 B61-682 HOOP DRIVER. Combination iron and wood head with iron ring around striking face, head 7" long, 10" handle that looks original but loose. From the collection of Hank Allen. Good 80-150 B61-681 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/9628/b61-681 B61-681 TACK HAMMER. Richardson Patent. Excellent example of the tack hammer with the distinctive upward claw patented in 1891 by Julius Richardson of Jamestown, NY. Metal has some surface pitting, patent date is eroded by readable, original 7" handle with chip from end. Good+ 60-120 B60-213 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/8403/b60-213 B60-213 CAULKING MALLET. Unusually large and nice example. Head is 13-1/2" with iron bands around both faces, sliding handle is 24". Unsigned. Good+ 60-120 B60-212 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/8402/b60-212 B60-212 LOT OF FOUR SILVERSMITH'S PLANISHING HAMMERS. All nice and clean with original bulbous handles, one marked "Billings." Fine 100-200 B60-211 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/8401/b60-211 B60-211 POLISHED STEEL HAMMER. Sledge shaped but with ebony handle. Possibly a silversmith's hammer. Fine 100-200 B60-210 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/8400/b60-210 B60-210 DOUBLE HEADED HAMMER. Not marked with Voight's patent, and the head is cast as a single piece. Chipped tip of claws. Good original handle. Good+ 100-200 B60-209 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/8399/b60-209 B60-209 HAMMER. Hebblethwaite Patent Nail Puller. Very clean example of John Hebblethwaite's first 1888 patent, with a stepped claw for extra leverage when pulling nails. Marked "Fulton Utility," faint but clear. These hammers were listed as a Fulton Utility hammer in early Sears catalogs, but the great majority have no legible markings. Very clean with good tight handle that looks original. Fine 80-150 B60-208 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/8398/b60-208 B60-208 COOPER'S MARKING HAMMER. Witteman Bros. Super clean example with numerals from 0-9 plus "1/2" and "R". Marked under the head "Witteman Bros. New York Supplies for Wine and Liquor Trade." Original leather-wrapped grip and boxwood handle. From the collection of Dennis Fisher. Fine 100-200 B60-207 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/8397/b60-207 B60-207 ADVERTISING. Stanley "Golden Hammer" Award. With "Stanley 100 Plus" on head and "Mechanix Illustrated Golden Hammer Award" on handle, near mint in original glass fronted box (not pictured). Fine 60-120 B59-383 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/7793/b59-383 B59-383 CHISEL EDGE HAMMER. Ayvad Patent. The triple claw design patented by Hachig Ayvad of Hoboken and manufactured by the Chisel Claw Hammer Co. Head is nice and clean, with very clear "patent applied for" stamp. Original handle with worn black paint. A very rare hammer. From the collection of Carl Bopp. Fine 125-250 B59-382 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/7792/b59-382 B59-382 MARKING HAMMER. Jas. Murdock, Jr. Marks from 1 through 0 and 1/2. Brass plate on the top is elaborately engraved with the name and address of Murdock, maker of steel stamps and burning brand & stencil cutter. There's a nail in the center to tighten the handle. Turned wooden handle. Good 100-200 B59-381 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/7791/b59-381 B59-381 DOUBLE-CLAWED HAMMER. Voight Patent. The double-headed version patented in 1902 by George Voight of San Francisco and manufactured by the Double Claw Hammer Co. of Brooklyn. Not marked but unmistakable. Head clean with a few dings, handle looks original. Good+ 150-250 B59-380 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/7790/b59-380 B59-380 LOG MARKING HAMMER. Heavy duty hammer with 12" head and single, marks an "H", original handle. From the collection of Hank Allen. Good+ 80-150 B59-379 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/7789/b59-379 B59-379 STAPLE PULLING HAMMER. Shapleigh Diamond Edge. Hammer with large single claw to pull fencing staples to provide more leverage. Pictured in Baird & Comerford (page 41, no. 3) as an example of McCormick's 1899 design patent, although the shape in the patent is different. Head 6-1/2" long, Diamond Edge trademark faint but legible, original handle. Fine 250-450 B59-378 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/7788/b59-378 B59-378 MARKING HAMMER. . Used in various trades to mark wooden objects. Number stamps from 0 to 9, plus an "N", all 3/4" high. Unmarked, but clean and nice. Fine 80-150 B59-377 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/7787/b59-377 B59-377 DOUBLE-CLAWED HAMMER. Voight Patent. Marked with George Voight's 1902 patent date, cast as a single piece which corresponds to the original patent. Some dings but no damage, original handle. Good+ 120-240 B59-376 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/7786/b59-376 B59-376 BROOM MAKER'S HAMMER. F. Clemens Sons. Cast steel, no rust or pitting, good beech handle with tight crack, 9" long. From the collection of Hank Allen. Good+ 80-150