Brown Auctions Here comes my RSS info 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 FeedCreator 1.7.3 b61-626 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/9573/b61-626 b61-626 EIGHTEENTH CENTURY SASHMAKER'S PLANE. Levi Little. Sash coping plane, Whelan Figure 13.58C, with applied fence, 9-1/2" long and 3-1/2" high. Wide flat chamfers, fluting at toe and heel. Little's C1 mark, very clear. The plane has been cleaned and waxed and is in near mint condition. Fine 60-120 b61-560 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/9507/b61-560 b61-560 SLIDE ARM FILLETSTER. A. Smith. 1" wide sole with skewed cutter, arms lock with hand-carved screws, rounded chamfers, relieved wedge, wooden depth stop. There's some inactive worm and dings on the right cheek, but overall good clean condition. B mark. Good+ 100-200 b61-559 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/9506/b61-559 b61-559 WEDGE ARM PLOW PLANE. T. Napier. Thomas Napier learned his trade in his native Scotland before emigrating to Philadelphia in 1774 and his planes show a distinctly British influence. This is a good clean unhandled plow, with original arm wedges. There's a well done old repair in front of the rear arm hole and a crack in the front shoulder, otherwise nice and clean. Narrow flat chamfers and fluting on toe and heel. B mark. Good+ 100-200 b61-558 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/9505/b61-558 b61-558 EIGHTEENTH CENTURY RABBET PLANE. I. Nicholson. Square rabbet without depth stop, 1" wide with rabbet escapement, 9-1/2" by 3-1/8" high, flat chamfers, steel strike button on heel. B "in Wrentham" mark. The left cheek has a big chip from at the heel and some scratches near the toe. From the collection of Arnold "Jake" Johnson. Good 300-600 b61-557 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/9504/b61-557 b61-557 EIGHTEENTH CENTURY TONGUE CUTTER. W. Martin. Unusually narrow 1/8" tongue cutter, 10" long by 3-3/8" high, flat chamfers with fluting. B mark, three stars. In the Grand Federal Procession held on July 4, 1788, in Philadelphia to celebrate the ratification of the constitution, Martin carried the banner of the city's planemakers. One minor chip on the sole, neatly stamped user names on both cheeks, otherwise like new. Fine 100-200 b61-556 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/9503/b61-556 b61-556 EIGHTEENTH CENTURY MOLDING PLANE. Jo. Fuller. Fillet, astragal and dropped cove, 1-1/8" profile, 10" long and 3-1/8" high, flat chamfers, relieved wedge, C mark. Light overall wear and a few scratches. Good+ 80-150 b61-555 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/9502/b61-555 b61-555 EIGHTEENTH CENTURY MOLDING PLANE. I. Lindenberger. Full round or gunstocker's plane, 3/8", beech, 10" long by 3-1/2" high, narrow flat chamfers, relieved wedge. B1 mark. A couple of small stains and chips from heel, otherwise very clean. Fine 80-150 b61-554 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/9501/b61-554 b61-554 EIGHTEENTH CENTURY MOLDING PLANE. W. Bloser. Fruitwood, 1" quirk bead, 10" long and 3-1/2" high with very heavy flat chamfers. Bloser's mark (faint but legible) is unrated in AWP but he is believed to have worked in Pennsylvania in the late 1700s. Several checks and a chip from the rear of the sole. Good 60-120 b61-553 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/9500/b61-553 b61-553 EIGHTEENTH CENTURY SKEW RABBET. F. Nicholson. 3/4" skew cutter, 9-3/4" long and 2-3/4" high, narrow rounded chamfers, relieved wedge. B mark. Overall wear and some stains, but no major damage. From the collection of Arnold "Jake" Johnson. Good 200-400 b61-552 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/9499/b61-552 b61-552 EIGHTEENTH CENTURY TONGUE CUTTER. I. Doggett. Cuts a 3/4" tongue, 9-3/4" long and 3" high. Rounded chamfers, relieved wedge, cast iron wear plate on integral fence. There's a crack in the fence and a couple of largish chips from the sole, but otherwise very clean. Isaac Doggett of Dedham, Mass, was the son of the better known Samuel Doggett, five stars in AWP. From the collection of Arnold "Jake" Johnson. Good 200-400 b61-551 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/9498/b61-551 b61-551 EIGHTEENTH CENTURY MOLDING PLANE. F. Nicholson. 3/8" side bead, 9-7/8" long by 2-3/4" high, narrow flat chamfers, fluting, relieved wedge, B1 mark. Significant overall wear including chips at heel and sole. Good 200-400 b61-550 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/9497/b61-550 b61-550 EIGHTEENTH CENTURY HALVING PLANE. Jo. Fuller. Uncommon form of standing filletster used to cut a square rabbet, also known as a half-lap plane. Beech, 3/8" slightly skewed cutter, 10" long and 3-1/4" high, narrow flat chamfers, decorative fluting, relieved wedge. D1 mark. A few scratches but otherwise like new. Fine 100-200 b61-549 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/9496/b61-549 b61-549 EIGHTEENTH CENTURY MOLDING PLANE. Ion Ballou. Dropped bead with 5/8" profile, 10" by 3-1/4" high, wide flat chamfers, decorative fluting, relieved wedge. Chips from end of wedge, marks of extensive hammering on heel. From the collection of Arnold "Jake" Johnson. Good+ 150-300 b61-548 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/9495/b61-548 b61-548 EIGHTEENTH CENTURY MOLDING PLANE. A. Spicer. Uncommon hawk-bill plane, 3/4" wide, 9-1/2" long and 3" high. Flat chamfers and fluting, Spicer's distinctive small finial wedge. Screw holes on the left cheek where a fence was attached. A couple of minor stains and a gouge from the heel end of the sole. Good+ 100-200 b61-547 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/9494/b61-547 b61-547 EIGHTEENTH CENTURY SIDE BEAD. H. Wetherel. 1/2" bead, 9-3/4" long and 2-3/4" high, rounded chamfers and decorative fluting, relieved wedge. Staining at heel, otherwise clean. Wetherel's "In Norton" A mark. Fine 100-200 b61-546 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/9493/b61-546 b61-546 EIGHTEENTH CENTURY TONGUE CUTTING PLANE. I. Walton. Cuts a 1/8" tongue with integral fence, 10-1/2" by 3-1/8" high, flat chamfers and fluting, relieved wedge. Besides Walton's "In Reading" stamp it has a shield with an "R" in it, but there's a leather strip along the groove that is nailed down at the toe and has obscured the shield. The integral fence has a chip at the toe and two holes where something may have been nailed, hang hole by heel. From the collection of Arnold "Jake" Johnson. Good+ 120-240 b61-545 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/9492/b61-545 b61-545 EIGHTEENTH CENTURY MOLDING PLANE. L. Sampson. Very complex pattern, with boxed quirk, cove, beak and astragal, 1-3/4" wide, 10" long and 3-1/2" high, flat chamfers and fluting, relieved wedge. There are a couple of checks in the toe, but otherwise like new. B mark, three stars. From the collection of Arnold "Jake" Johnson. Fine 150-250 b61-395 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/9342/b61-395 b61-395 EIGHTEENTH CENTURY MOLDING PLANE. Nicholson. Quirk bead and cove, 5/8" profile, 9-1/2" by 3-1/4" high, relieved wedge, narrow flat chamfers. The mark clearly says "Nicholson" but the first initial is obscured, we think it's "I" but can't swear to it. Also has the "NS" cartouche. Mild staining on wedge. From the collection of Arnold "Jake" Johnson. Fine 300-500 b61-394 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/9341/b61-394 b61-394 EIGHTEENTH CENTURY CROWN MOLDER. Jo. Fuller. Lying ogee, 3-1/2" across. 13-1/2" long with offset open tote. D1 mark, upside down, also marked "SBR" on toe. One horn of the wedge is broken off, which is invisible when the wedge is inserted; otherwise near fine. Good+ 300-600 b61-393 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/9340/b61-393 b61-393 EIGHTEENTH CENTURY MOLDING PLANE. I. Nicholson. 3/4" round, 10" by 3-1/8" high, narrow flat chamfers and relieved wedge, B1 mark. Hang hole near toe, a couple of chips at the heel. From the collection of Arnold "Jake" Johnson. Fine 600-1100 b61-392 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/9339/b61-392 b61-392 EIGHTEENTH CENTURY RABBET PLANE. Stetson. 3/4" sole, 10-1/2" by 3-1/4" high, rounded chamfers. B mark, faint. Hanghole at toe. Heavily worn with very little finish, some staining. Not sure the wedge is original but it's the one that came with it. There were two Jonah Stetsons, father and son, in Scituate, Mass; the B mark is probably associated with the son. From the collection of Arnold "Jake" Johnson. Good 100-200 b61-391 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/9338/b61-391 b61-391 EIGHTEENTH CENTURY GROOVING PLANE. Cesar Chelor. Cuts a 1/8" groove with iron fence nailed on with integral fence, 9-3/4" by 3" high, flat chamfers and fluting, relieved wedge. A mark, very clear. There's a shallow gouge from the right cheek near the toe and some staining around the nail heads. From the collection of Arnold "Jake" Johnson. Good+ 500-1000 b61-390 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/9337/b61-390 b61-390 EIGHTEENTH CENTURY MOLDING PLANE. O. Spicer. 5/8" round, 9-5/8" by 3-1/4" high. Narrow flat chamfers, decorative fluting, relieved wedge. Large user name stamped into right cheek. Oliver Spicer was probably the brother of Abel Spicer, both of Groton. Several chips along the edges of the sole and some staining. From the collection of Arnold "Jake" Johnson. Good 100-200 b61-389 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/9336/b61-389 b61-389 YANKEE PLOW. I. Lindenberger. Super clean example of the classic yankee plow, made by Lindenberger who worked in Providence from 1787 through 1817. Wide flat chamfers, square arms and tombstone depth stop all locked with hand-carved thumbscrews. If it weren't for one chip from the body in front of the front armhole, you'd think it just came out of Lindenberger's shop. Crystal clear A1 mark. Fine 200-400 b61-388 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/9335/b61-388 b61-388 EIGHTEENTH CENTURY MOLDING PLANE. I. Walton. Ogee with 1" profile, 10" by 2-7/8" high, flat chamfers, A mark. Hanghole at toe, old split in sole repaired with nails. From the collection of Arnold "Jake" Johnson. Good+ 100-200