Piercing saw frame - Lancashire pattern


£ 65.00

English, late 19th century

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Adjustable steel frame with typical brass 'stop' and ebonised hardwood handle. Takes blades from 3 to 6 inches in length.

Little different to those shown in the Wyke and Green 18th century catalogues - see Crom.

In good clean used condition and of a lovely balance in the hand, suited to the most delicate of work.