19th c. Handmade Wooden Mortise Gauges c.1800s
Price is per piece.
A pair of all wooden Mortise gauges with adjustable wooden thumb screws used to slide the marker up and down the piece. One gauge has ruler markings.
- CREATOR Unknown.
DATE OF MANUFACTURE c.1800s.
MATERIALS AND TECHNIQUES Wood.
- CONDITION Good. Wear consistent with age and use.
- DIMENSIONS H 3 in. W 8.5-9.5 in. D 2.5 in.
A mortise gauge is a woodworking tool used by a carpenter or joiner to scribe mortise and tenon joints on wood prior to cutting.