Being offered for sale is the antique SHIP CARPENTER'S REPLACEMENT ADZE HANDLE (hickory or ash wood, graceful double-curve and hand-carved (most likely by original/previous owner) with crude scallops (see 5th & 6th pics for close-ups) by unknown maker (no visible maker's mark(s)) from circa the mid -to- late 19th century (best guess based on the genuine patina and more so by the confirmed age(s) of many other tools obtained within the same lot), as seen in the pictures/as described in the title. PLEASE SEE BELOW FOR IMPORTANT CONDITION NOTES. Being offered for sale AS-FOUND, uncleaned. May require a thorough detailing to bring to its full potential. SATISFACTION GUARANTEED or your money back...no questions asked!
Very Good/VG+ antique condition with just minor overall cosmetic wear from normal/brief use over the years but absolutely NO breaks or repairs. Solid yet lightweight and strong. Gorgeous patina throughout. See pics.
DIMENSIONS & WEIGHT:
Measures 34" long, overall. Bottom and shaft measure 1-1/2" x 1" and top is 1-7/8" x 1-1/4". Weighs 1 lb. 0.8 oz..
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