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Misc. Antique Edge Tools
Adzes - Axes - Hollow Augers etc.

Past Sales Archive

This is just a sample of the many antique edge tools we have sold.
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Special Note Concerning Prices Seen Below:
Most prices seen reflect actual sale results from this website.
Prices seen span a long time and may not reflect current values.  Some are selling for more, many now sell for less.
On other pieces you will see no price, or a price range, with or without an explanation.  The reasons for that are discussed on the FAQ page.

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A.J. Wilkinson & Co. Folding Handle Draw KnifeA.J. Wilkinson & Co. 7" Folding Handle Draw Knife  Fine condition.  Very nice early and hard to find small example.

Fine . . . . . $95.00     SOLD!!








4" Miniature Draw Knife4" Miniature Draw Knife   Unmarked which many were, and is typical.   Clean & Nice!!

Good + . . . . . $25.00       SOLD!!






J. S. Cantelo Folding Handle Draw KnifeJ. S. Cantelo Folding Handle 8" Draw Knife  Nice!!!   Check the other pics to confirm.  

Fine  . . . . . . . $50.00   SOLD!!






Greenlee Folding handle DrawknifeGreenlee Folding handle Drawknife   Heavy duty well made and still nice. 

Good + . . . . . $50.00       SOLD!!








C. E. Jennings Folding Handle Draw KnifeC. E. Jennings Folding Handle Draw Knife  A nice tool by one of the premier American edge tool makers.. No rust or pitting to speak of on the 8" cutter.   Name and patent date across the top.   Nice!! 

Good +   . . . . . $50.00   SOLD!!






Wilkinson Folding Handle 8 Draw KnifeWilkinson Folding Handle 8" Draw Knife  Nice!!! Lots of blade left.  Check the other pics to confirm.  

Fine  . . . . . . . $75.00     SOLD!!






A. J. Wilkinson Boston 8 Folding Handle Draw KnifeA. J. Wilkinson Boston 8" Folding Handle Draw Knife  A nice tool by one of the premier American edge tool makers.  No rust or pitting to speak of on the 8" curved back cutter.  Good handles.  Wilkinson name and Boston location across the top.   Nice!! 

Good +   . . . . . $65.00   SOLD!!







Enders Folding Handle Oak Leaf DrawknifeEnders Oak Leaf 8" Folding Handle Drawknife  Looks like Wilkinson made it for another outfit. I believe it is a Simmons brand name.  Sharpened it will be ready to go.

Good +. . . . . $40.00   SOLD!!






Folding Handle Drawknife2 Folding Handle Drawknives  The top one with the chamfer guides included is an 8" C. E. Jennings, who was a respected and well known maker of edge and other tools back near the turn of the century.

The bottom one with the owner made wooden guard is an 8"  James Swan, another well known and respected maker from that era.  It is very nice.

Top . . . . Good +. . . .$65.00        SOLD!

Good +. . . .$50.00       SOLD!





Folding Handle Drawknives3 Folding Handle Drawknives  These are all pretty nice. 

On top is an 8" Oak Leaf from Simmons Hardware.  I think it was made for them by Wilkinson.  It is nice.   

Next is an 8" Wilkinson.

On the bottom is a pretty hard to find "Perfect Handle" by H. D. Smith Drawknife.  The handles on this are bent up.  I do not know if this was factory, or modified by the owner to keep from scuffing his knuckles.  It seems to be a better idea and look good.
 

Top . . . . .  Good + . . . .$50.00        SOLD!

Middle . . . . .  Good . . . .$60.00       SOLD!

Bottom . . . . .  Good . . . .$90.00       SOLD!




James Swan Folding Handle 8" Drawknife   There is some minor pitting and corrosion, but all in all a nice tool by a respected maker.  The blade back measures just under 1 1/2" so there is a lifetime of steel available.

Good . . . . .$60.00       SOLD





H. D. Smith Perfect Handle DrawknifeH. D. Smith "Perfect Handle" Drawknife  I am not sure the handle angle on this draw knife is original, or how an owner could have accomplished it, but it sure gives the user a new or different way to go about the working a drawknife.  No skinned knuckles here.   Lots of life left in the cutter, and it is not pitted.  A good user or wall hanger.

Good . . . . . $40.00      SOLD!!





D. R. Barton Draw KnifeD. R. Barton Draw Knife The blade is stamped 12, but it looks to be more like 11. Not pitted or all beat up.  Lots of life left in it.   It is over 20" overall.   The maker stamp is very faint.  A pretty nice workhorse. 

Good + . . . . . $45.00              SOLD!!








Wood Router Plane w/ Steel SoleWood Router Plane w/ Steel Sole  Marked T. P. G. The steel sole has some pitting. It has a Stanley cutter in it. The lock design works well. Will probably work as well as a Stanley 71 or 71 1/2 router.

Good  . . . . . $50.00         SOLD!!










Van Slyke Tool Co. Adze / Hatchet Attachment on a Stanley 100 Plus 13 oz. HammerVan Slyke Tool Co. Adze / Hatchet Attachment on a Stanley 100 Plus 13 oz. Hammer  This is a first generation Pat Appl'd for model of this unusual and hard to find attachment.  The patent was issued later and is # 488174. It was made in Hollywood CA. The hammer is a Stanley 100 Plus in nice condition. Nice, odd and different!!

Good . . . . . $60.00       SOLD!!






D. R. Barton Curved Draw KnifeD. R. Barton Curved Draw Knife  Sweet.  Curved cutter is approx. 5" and it is approx. 18" overall.  Overall nice condition. 

Good  . . . . . $55.00          SOLD!!











Cooper's / Woodworker's Scorp Inshave DrawknifeCooper's / Woodworker's Scorp Inshave Drawknife  I do not see any maker info.  Insignificant crack in one handle.  Nice!!

Good +  . . . . . $65.00           SOLD!!









Leonard Bailey Victor 41 Spoke Shave Leonard Bailey "Victor" No. 41 Double Iron Spoke Shave   This spoke shave is not a Stanley product.  It was made by Leonard Bailey during the period when he was producing the Victor line of planes and tools.  They do not turn up very often.  Nice enough.

Good  . . . . . $50.00       SOLD!!







Wood handled Scraper w/ 5 CuttersWood handled Scraper w/ 5 Cutters   A well made heavy duty tool.  Note that there are 2 brass wedges to allow for changing the angle.   Nice!!

Good + . . . . . $60.00      SOLD!!









2 Spoke Pointers2 Spoke Pointers  Both are in nice condition.

Left . . . .Good +   . . . . . .  $35.00      SOLD!!

Right . . . .Good +   . . . . . .  $25.00      SOLD!!






Woods Fore AugerWoods Patent Fore Auger   Nice, and hard to find 

Good +  . . . . .$125.00         SOLD!








A. A. Woods Fore AugerA. A. Woods Fore Auger   Appears to be in unused condition. Minty nice!!! Unmarked but unmistakable.  Came from same collection as the boxed hollow auger above. 

Fine . . . . . $125.00     SOLD!!







Miniature Dowell / Pencil PointerMiniature Dowell / Pencil Pointer   Heavy Duty little version.  Nice usable condition.

Good +  . . . . . $20.00          SOLD!!








A. A. Woods Hollow Auger in Original BoxA. A. Woods Hollow Auger in Original Box   Unused condition in original box. Minty nice!!! None Nicer.  2 extra NOS Cutters that I will sell for $25.00 each or reduce the price $50.00 if you only need / want the one cutter in it. 

Fine . . . . . $175.00    SOLD!!







James Swan Hollow Auger James Swan Hollow Auger   Nice usable condition. The top choice of users. James Swan Hollow Auger James Swan Hollow Auger

Good +  . . . . . $45.00        SOLD!!









Stiletto Carpenters AdzeStiletto Carpenters Polled Adze  This is basically NOS never been used.  Stiletto was the house brand used by the large Hardware & Tool Distributer Baker Hamilton who set up shop in Sacramento and San Francisco during the beginning of the Gold Rush era.   I have installed a proper handle on this.    This will be a great user.  Nice!! 

Fine +  . . . . . $60.00       SOLD!!







Century Axe Best Crucible Refined Steel Embossed HatchetCentury Axe Best Crucible Refined Steel Embossed Hatchet  The overall condition is nice!!

Good  . . . . .  $35.00      SOLD!!









Simmons Cohoes NY Cast Steel Warranted Broad AxeSimmons Cohoes NY Cast Steel Warranted Broad Axe Nice overall condition.  No cracks or other damage.  Add it to the collection or put a handle on it and get back to work. 

Good +  . . . . . $65.00      SOLD!!








True Temper Flint Edge Carpenters Lipped Poll AdzeTrue Temper "Flint Edge" Carpenters Lipped Poll Adze  This 4" lipped adze is in very nice condition and will be a great user.  Good solid handle. No rust or pitting to speak of, and the edge is good.  Nice!! 

Good +   . . . . . $75.00    SOLD!









D. R. Barton Cooper's / Barrel Makers Hand AdzeD. R. Barton Cooper's / Barrel Makers Hand Adze  Good solid handle. No rust or pitting to speak of.  Original grind w/ one small chip in cutting edge.  Name and size stamp on side of head.   Nice!! 

Good +   . . . . . $50.00     SOLD!!











Primitive Timber Framing Mortise AxePrimitive Timber Framing Mortise Axe At least that is what I think it is for.   Certainly different.  There are what look like two letters stamped into the head.   

Good . . . . . $125.00       SOLD!!








Antique Bowl AdzeMassive Bowl Adze  

Good . . . . .$175.00         SOLD







Carpenters AdzeCarpenter's Adze This is as nice as one could hope for.  No rust or pitting, Nice handle, and sharp.  The head has a nice stamp including that it is Cast Steel.   

Good+ . . . . .$60.00 SOLD!     






Wm. Beatty Broad AxeWm. Beatty Broad Axe     Nice!

Good+  . . . . .$80.00       SOLD!!







Plumb Champion Axe w/ Embossed Lumberman LogoPlumb Champion Axe w/ Embossed Lumberman Logo This is a very nice condition and very unusual embossed double end felling axe. Add it to the collection. This will be a showpiece w/ or w/o a handle. 

Good +  . . . . . $225.00     SOLD!!






Collins NOS Axe w/ Raised Letter LabelCollins NOS Legitimus Axe w/ Raised Letter Label    The early trademark raised letter label is still on this NOS condition Axe.    It is in super nice overall condition and I doubt it was ever used.  I am not sure if this would be a lumberman's felling axe or a camp axe, or how it would be designated.  I believe the handle is original, but it is not marked so  - - - - .    Nice!

Fine  . . . . .$175.00    SOLD!!




Gruber 
Goosewing AxeGruber Goosewing Axe  I do not know all the fine points of determining the maker or location for these tools.  The center touchmark clearly says Gruber.  To the left looks like a sun face, and on the right is a anchor with a 4 at the top.  Below the name is a mushroom, and a ?  It was bought in CA over 30 years ago if that helps.

Good . . . . .$295.00         SOLD





Goosewing AxePrimitive Axe  I do not know all the fine points of determining the maker or location for these early axes.  It is highly decorated for an Axe.   It was bought in CA over 30 years ago if that helps.

Good + . . . . .$375.00         SOLD






Primitive Goosewing Axe2 Primitive Goosewing Axes  These came from the collection and have been hanging in the rafters from long before Eastern Europe opened up and a lot of Goosewing type Axes started showing up  Both were bought in CA over 30 years ago.

Top . . . . .Good + . . . . .$250.00        SOLD

Bottom . . . . .Good + . . . . .$200.00        SOLD





Turpentine 
Axe Turpentine Axe  These unusual crescent shaped axes were designed to cut a slash into the bark of trees so they would ooze sap for the making of turpentine.  The stamp says it us US made.

Good + . . . . .$295.00         SOLD






7 Sorby Plow Plane Irons / Cutters7 Sorby Plow Plane Irons / Cutters  Some are marked differently.  Nice enough.

Good +  . . . . . $85.00       SOLD!!









Dwight French & Co. Plow Plane Irons / Cutters7 Dwight French & Co. Plow Plane Irons / Cutters  Nice enough.

Good +  . . . . . $85.00       SOLD!!







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This is just a sample of the many antiques & collectibles we have sold.
Click link to see other Sales Archive Pages on this Site.

We Buy Quality Antique Tools
Contact Us at AntiqBuyer@gmail.com

Our current offering of Antiques for sale are at our sister Website Patented-Antiques.com.


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