Coffin Smoothing Plane by Wm. MarplesA Coffin Smoothing Plane by Wm. Marples, Sheffield. Steel body with rosewood stuffing and brass fittings. A long and well established tool maker from from the early 1800s. Marples and his three sons produced metal planes, wooden planes and various edge tools. The business continued into the 1930s, purchasing many other tool makers businesses over the years. After this time they were also active in manufacturing tools for other trades, including cutlery and garden tools. The plane offered is in Good+ condition.
SKU Number: FW12143