Antique Tool Box #8: Wooden Moulding Plane - 3/4 round groove?

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Blog entry by CaptainKlutz posted 03-13-2018 09:11 PM 696 reads 0 times favorited 1 comment Add to Favorites Watch
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Next up to bat in tool chest: 3/4” round profile groove plane?

The marks on ends of this one is different than others. Has same “EPC”,
but also shows “A. HOLAND & Co”
This plane has evidence of heavy use. Has hammer marks on back, and well worn bottom.

Appreciate any information you can share to educate me on this plane’s vintage or value.
Thanks for looking!

-- If it wasn't for bad luck, I wouldn't have no luck at all, - Albert King - Born Under a Bad Sign released 1967

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#1 posted 03-13-2018 10:01 PM

Maker is Augustus Howland and he had the convict labor contract for Auburn State Prison in New York. circa 1869 to 1874.

-- "With every tool obtained, there is another that is needed" DonW ( Kevin )

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