Brown Auctions Here comes my RSS info 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 FeedCreator 1.7.3 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 B59-375 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/7785/b59-375 B59-375 BARRISTER'S HAMMER. Unsigned, solid iron, 10-1/2" with very decorative handle. From the collection of Dennis Fisher. Fine 80-150 B59-374 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/7784/b59-374 B59-374 NAIL PULLING HAMMER. Kizer Patent. Very rare example of Isaac Kizer's 1885 patent with nail pulling notch on the side of the reinforced claw. Not marked, but unmistakable. Face slightly spalled, handle looks original, some small chips to the edge of the claw. Good+ 300-600 B58-700 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/7277/b58-700 B58-700 MODERN MAKER. Lie-Nielsen No. 60-1/2 R Rabbet Plane. Lie-Nielsen version of the Sargent No. 507, open rabbet mouth and fixed throat, designed for cutting rabbets or trimming tenons, brass body with circular nickers on both cheeks. Out of stock, but $185 new. Fine 100-180 B58-699 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/7276/b58-699 B58-699 LOT OF TWO STANLEY COMMEMORATIVE TOOLS. . A No. 65 marking gauge made of cherry and brass, and a 7" brass try square with rosewood handle and "Eagle Square Co." mark. Both part of the line of special commemorative tools produced by Stanley for its 150th anniversary, mint in original packaging. Also includes original advertising postcard and catalog of the commemorative tools. Fine 100-200 B58-698 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/7275/b58-698 B58-698 MODERN MAKER. Set of Three Lie Nielsen Boggs Spokeshaves. One flat, one round, and one concave. The flat and round blades are each 2" wide and the concave is 1-1/2", cast brass bodies with hickory handles, 10-1/2" wide overall. Each is $145 new. Fine 300-450 B58-697 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/7274/b58-697 B58-697 MODERN MAKER. Set of Lie-Nielsen No. 95 Edge Planes. Set of left and right handed planes. Brass bodies, 5-3/4" long, 7/8" cutter. $150 apiece new. Fine 200-300 B58-696 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/7273/b58-696 B58-696 REPRODUCTION. Birmingham Plane Co. T-Rabbet. Solid brass copy of the iconic "bat-wing" design patented by Mosher and Ford in 1884. The 6", non adjustable version. Like new. From the Dennis Fisher collection. Fine 150-250 B58-695 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/7272/b58-695 B58-695 MODERN MAKER. Lot of Two Bridge City Saddle Squares. SS-2 (legs 1-3/4") and SS-4 (3-3/4"), both rosewood and brass. A few small spots of corrosion. Fine 100-200 B58-694 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/7271/b58-694 B58-694 POINT OF SALE DISPLAY. Stanley Level. Hinged display, 9" long, demonstrated the No. 42 line of brass bound mahogany levels with facing bent acrylic vials. Fine 80-150 B58-693 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/7270/b58-693 B58-693 MODERN MAKER. Cecil Pierce. A matched set of three razee-body wooden planes by the late Cecil Pierce, author of "Fifty Years a Planemaker and User" and considered one of the modern masters of traditional wooden planes. The planes are 10", 12" and 24", with Buck Bros. cutters, brass lever caps with wood-inlaid screws and Pierce's name engraved, stained wood bodies with glued on hardwood soles and closed totes, very clean in a custom made display case with plexiglass cover. Fine 200-400