Brown Auctions Here comes my RSS info 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 FeedCreator 1.7.3 B60-606 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/8796/b60-606 B60-606 UNHANDLED SCREW-ARM PLOW PLANE. Edward P. Tabb. Beech with boxwood nuts, steel plate on fence. Overall wear and a few minor chips on the arms. Tabb was a Norfolk, VA, hardware dealer and both his marks rate four stars, this is his A mark. Good+ 100-200 B60-605 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/8795/b60-605 B60-605 COACHMAKER'S PLOUGH PLANE. Has "Elie.Deco" stamped several times which sounds French, and it has a European look. The wood looks like cormier, with cast iron head and cutter clamp with hand forged wingnut, the sliding fence is also clamped with a hand forged thumbscrew. There are a couple of tight checks, but otherwise very clean. From the collection of John Sindelar. Fine 200-400 B60-604 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/8794/b60-604 B60-604 SCREW-ARM PLOW PLANE. H.L. James. Beuatiful creamy boxwood throughout, with James Cam No. 1 cutter. A couple of minor dings, but overall near perfect. A gorgeous plow. B mark. Fine 150-250 B60-603 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/8793/b60-603 B60-603 SLIDE ARM PLANE. Unusually large plow, 17" long with fence locked by hand forged nuts. Closed tote and apprentice hole. Marked with the initials "HABM"; looks possible European. Well made and different. From the collection of John Sindelar. Good+ 150-250 B60-602 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/8792/b60-602 B60-602 PLOW PLANE. Multiform Plane Co. Uncommon example of a screw arm plow with Multiform's detachable handle patented by Thomas Worrall. Beech with boxwood arms and nuts, rosewood handle. The handle has the single locking T-slot and the body has the second slot filled in. Wedge has wear and there are a few small chips on the threads, but condition otherwise very clean. Multiform mark and patent date on the toe. Fine 300-600 B60-601 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/8791/b60-601 B60-601 SLIDE ARM PLOW. E. Waters. Uncommon form of eighteenth century plow with large rectangular fence with the sliding arms mortised into it. Hand carved wingnuts that lock the arms and the tombstone depth stop. Rounded chamfers, relieved wedge. Shows its age with overall wear and some stains but no damage. Waters probably worked in Boston in the 1780s, his mark is unrated in AWP. Good+ 100-200 B60-600 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/8790/b60-600 B60-600 IVORY TIPPED BRIDLE PLOW. Unmarked but looks Scottish. Iron bridle with brass locking nut. Beech with rosewood wedge, arms may also be rosewood with good ivory tips. Some minor dinging, user names. From the collection of John Sindelar. Good+ 100-200 B60-599 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/8789/b60-599 B60-599 TRIPLE-IRON FENCED MOLDING PLANE. Alexander Marshall. Unusual profile with two lying ogees and quirk, 1" wide. Beech with ebony fence. Wood body has some wear and chips, stamped "Marshall Glasgow" on toe. From the collection of John Sindelar. Good+ 150-250 B60-598 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/8788/b60-598 B60-598 THREE ARM PLOW PLANE. D. Kimberly Patent. Good clean example of England's only three-arm plow, patented and manufactured by D. Kimberly & Sons. Less common handled version, stamp on toe either missing or too light to read, has the often-missing wingnut. Wedge has overall wear. From the collection of John Sindelar. Good+ 150-250 B60-597 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/8787/b60-597 B60-597 SCREW-ARM PLOW PLANE. S.H. Bibighaus. Beech with boxwood arms and outer nuts. Isaac Greaves No. 3 cutter. There's one chip from the threads and one from the rear shoulder, some wear to wedge. B mark. From the collection of John Sindelar. Good+ 100-200 B60-398 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/8588/b60-398 B60-398 THREE ARM PLOW PLANE. Chapin-Rust Patent. Version of the Chapin-Rust 1868 patent with flat steel arms with a slot down the center. Marked Union Factory No. 240, boxwood, some overall wear and dinging, a few chips to the threads and one from the top right edge of the toe. Patent date stamped in right cheek. From the collection of Don Rosebrook. Good 800-1500 B60-397 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/8587/b60-397 B60-397 SCREW-ARM PLOW PLANE. H. Adams & Co. Looks like fruitwood, nuts could be boxwood. Some light chipping to threads and checks in body but nothing serious. A very uncommon early New York maker. Good+ 100-200 B60-396 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/8586/b60-396 B60-396 SCREW-ARM PLOW PLANE. E.W. Carpenter. Nice clean example of the unhandled version of the revolutionary screw arm plow patented in 1838 by Carpenter. Boxwood body and arms, rosewood wedge, fence is rosewood and boxwood composite. The outer locking nuts are rosewood, and as is typical have chips around the edges, but relatively minor. Threads have some minor chips, a couple of checks in body. D mark with the "Improved Arms" and "Patent"lines reversed. Missing a cutter. From the collection of Carl Bopp. Good+ 1500-3000 B60-395 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/8585/b60-395 B60-395 SCREW-ARM PLOW PLANE. J. Veit. Body and fence look like applewood, with boxwood arms and nuts. Threads near perfect, wood fine, Wm. Butcher cutter. A mark. Plows by Veit are not common. From the collection of Carl Bopp. Fine 300-600 B60-394 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/8584/b60-394 B60-394 IVORY TIPPED PLOW PLANE. A & E Baldwin. Unhandled, ebony body, fence and wedge, boxwood arms and nuts. There's one large chip from the bottom of the fence and some overall dings to the body, one small chip from rear ivory tip, threads near perfect. Mark is very faint but looks like D; "42" stamped on heel. From the collection of John Sindelar. Good 500-1000 B60-393 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/8583/b60-393 B60-393 PRESENTATION PLOW PLANE. R.W. MacCubbin. Unsigned but unmistakably the work of MacCubbin, who worked in Baltimore and was affiliated with H.L. Kendall. Boxwood with rosewood bridle type bridge, extensive ivory and ebony decorative inlay. This stunning plane was one of the centerpieces of Don Rosebrook's legendary collection and is pictured on pp. 218-219 of Rosebrook and Fisher's Wooden Plow Planes. Fine 5000-10000 B60-392 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/8582/b60-392 B60-392 THREE ARM PLOW PLANE. Chapin-Rust Patent. Very uncommon second version of the Chapin-Rust 1868 patent with round arms and cast iron center screw, never listed in any catalog. Beech, marked Union Factory No. 236-1/2. There's a tight age check by the depth stop screw, but it's otherwise in mint condition, with hardware store pencil markings still on it. The actual plane shown on pages 94-95 of Rosebrook and Fisher. From the collection of Don Rosebrook. Fine 2000-4000 B60-391 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/8581/b60-391 B60-391 SCREW-ARM PLOW PLANE. J. Colton. Unusually long with 12" fence. Beech with boxwood arms and nuts. Wm. Butcher cutter. There is a small piece of metal attached to the depth stop thumbscrew plate, not sure of the purpose but it looks old. B mark, very clear. From the collection of Carl Bopp. Fine 300-600 B60-390 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/8580/b60-390 B60-390 UNHANDLED SCREW-ARM PLOW. Israel White. Solid boxwood throughout with W. Butcher cutter. In immaculate condition, no chips to threads. K mark with David Hanley journeyman mark. From the collection of Carl Bopp. Fine 1000-2000 B60-389 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/8579/b60-389 B60-389 IVORY TIPPED CENTER WHEEL PLOW PLANE. Ohio Tool Co. Applewood with boxwood arms and nuts, six ivory tips. The turned balls on the end of the ivory tips, the rear arm locking screw set at an angle at the heel, and the fact that the center wheel and arm are turned from a single piece of wood, mark this as a very early version of the center wheel. See Rosebrook Fisher, pp. 246-247 for a similar model. The rear and depth stop locking screws are replacements and there's a tight check in one nut and a chip from the front edge of the fence. Good+ 3000-6000 B60-206 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/8396/b60-206 B60-206 COACHMAKER'S PLOUGH PLANE. Craftsman made, cast iron frame with wooden squirrel tail handle, sliding brass fence. Beautifully made and in very clean condition. Fine 200-400 B60-205 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/8395/b60-205 B60-205 WEDGE-ARM PLOW PLANE. T. Donoho. Unhandled, looks like applewood, Humphreysville cutter, like new. Thomas Donohue (Donoho) worked for Israel White, and is the "TD" journeyman. After White's death, be worked for Charlotte White and then opened his own business in the 1850s. From the collection of Carl Bopp. Fine 200-400 B60-203 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/8393/b60-203 B60-203 UNHANDLED SCREW-ARM PLOW. T. Napier. Beech with boxwood arms and shoulders, steel faced fence. There are a couple of small chips in the threads, the front shoulder has a small hole drilled in it and a gap between it and the fence, some wear to the wedge, otherwise super clean. Thomas Napier learned his craft in Scotland and emigrated to Philadelphia just before the revolutionary war; the plane shows the influence of his Scottish training. B mark, three stars. The first plow by him we have seen. From the collection of Carl Bopp. Fine 300-600 B60-202 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/8392/b60-202 B60-202 SCREW-ARM PLOW PLANE. Union Factory No. 239-1/2. Solid boxwood throughout, with original Chapin cutter. A couple of user name stamps, and one missing screw attaching the skate, are all that stands between it and mint. From the collection of Don Rosebrook. Fine 500-1000 B60-201 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 1970-01-01T00:00:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/8391/b60-201 B60-201 THREE ARM PLOW PLANE. Chapin-Rust Patent. Version of the Chapin-Rust 1868 patent with flat steel arms with a slot down the center. Marked Union Factory No. 239-1/2, applewood with boxed fence. Patent date stamped in right cheek. Very clean, no chips to threads. Fine 1000-2000