Brown Auctions Here comes my RSS info https://finetoolj.com/ 2019-11-12T14:30:44+01:00 FeedCreator 1.7.3 B-610 2019-09-28T00:00:00+01:00 2019-09-28T00:00:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/3595/b-610 B-610. TENON SAW. Henry Disston Double Eagle. An extremely rare 8" brassback from the earliest days of Disston with optimistic eagle "Warranted Superior". medallion, split nuts. Handle has good horns but one chip by the blade, blade down to 1-1/4" width. From a legendary private collection. Good 200 - 400 **All absentee bids must be submitted by end of day Friday, Nov. 1st. Current high bids can be obtained by calling our office at (800) 248-8114. See Auction Rules page for more information** B-609 2019-09-28T00:00:00+01:00 2019-09-28T00:00:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/3594/b-609 B-609. TENON SAW. Vance & Landis. Steel backed, 9-3/4" blade, inset "Warranted Superior" medallion, split nuts. Blade is oxidized but no pitting or rust, handle has small chip from bottom horn. Vance & Landis worked in Philadelphia in the 1860s, their mark is not common. From a legendary private collection. Good 60 - 90 **All absentee bids must be submitted by end of day Friday, Nov. 1st. Current high bids can be obtained by calling our office at (800) 248-8114. See Auction Rules page for more information** B-608 2019-09-28T00:00:00+01:00 2019-09-28T00:00:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/3593/b-608 B-608. BRASS BACKSAW. Lamb's-tongue handle, two split nuts, 14" blade. Hill made saws in London and was originally the foreman to one J. Howell and took over his business in 1840, hence the "Late Howell" mark that he used for the remainder of his long career. Heavy brass back with very deep strike as typical of Hill, good clean blade, handle has some small chips but no real damage. From a legendary private collection. Good+ 80 - 120 **All absentee bids must be submitted by end of day Friday, Nov. 1st. Current high bids can be obtained by calling our office at (800) 248-8114. See Auction Rules page for more information** B-607 2019-09-28T00:00:00+01:00 2019-09-28T00:00:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/3592/b-607 B-607. STEEL BACKSAW. R. Groves & Sons. 14" blade, lamb's-tongue handle, three split nuts with no medallion, blade very clean, handle has a couple of chips but no real damage. From a legendary private collection. Good+ 50 - 100 **All absentee bids must be submitted by end of day Friday, Nov. 1st. Current high bids can be obtained by calling our office at (800) 248-8114. See Auction Rules page for more information** B-606 2019-09-28T00:00:00+01:00 2019-09-28T00:00:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/3591/b-606 B-606. BRASS BACKSAW. Goodwin & Byron. Very rare early New York maker. Lamb's-tongue mahogany handle with some chipping, three domed nuts, 14" blade is oxidized but not rust or pitting, clear mark on brass back. From a legendary private collection. Good 60 - 120 **All absentee bids must be submitted by end of day Friday, Nov. 1st. Current high bids can be obtained by calling our office at (800) 248-8114. See Auction Rules page for more information** B-605 2019-09-28T00:00:00+01:00 2019-09-28T00:00:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/3590/b-605 B-605. STEEL BACKSAW. Disston No. 77. The No. 77 is one of Disston's rarer saws, produced both as a backsaw and a handsaw. It featured an extra narrow taper so it produced a thin kerf and the teeth didn't need to be set. The etch proclaims that it "Requires No Set", and is "For Mechanics, Not Botchers", so if you're a botcher this saw is not for you. 14" blade with some oxidation but etch clearly legible, applewood handle with minor chipping to the top horn. From a legendary private collection. Good+ 80 - 120 **All absentee bids must be submitted by end of day Friday, Nov. 1st. Current high bids can be obtained by calling our office at (800) 248-8114. See Auction Rules page for more information** B-604 2019-09-28T00:00:00+01:00 2019-09-28T00:00:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/3589/b-604 B-604. PANEL SAW. C.E. Jennings & Co. 18" blade, 7 tpi rip, faint etch is just barely legible. Marked "Patent Applied For" and with a separate piece of steel attached to one nut with a hole in it, looks like its only purpose would be to hang the saw. Was this the subject of the patent? Good clean handle. From a legendary private collection. Good 60 - 120 **All absentee bids must be submitted by end of day Friday, Nov. 1st. Current high bids can be obtained by calling our office at (800) 248-8114. See Auction Rules page for more information** B-603 2019-09-28T00:00:00+01:00 2019-09-28T00:00:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/3588/b-603 B-603. ROSEWOOD HANDLE SAW. E.C. Atkins No. 400. The skewback No. 400, and its straightback counterpart No. 401, were the high end of the Atkins line and the only saws to feature rosewood handles, with highly polished silver steel blades and nickel plated screws. This one has a 26" blade, 12 tpi, good clear mark with some faint surface oxidation, a few scratches on the blade. From a legendary private collection. Good+ 120 - 240 **All absentee bids must be submitted by end of day Friday, Nov. 1st. Current high bids can be obtained by calling our office at (800) 248-8114. See Auction Rules page for more information** B-602 2019-09-28T00:00:00+01:00 2019-09-28T00:00:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/3587/b-602 B-602. RIP SAW. Thos. Turner & Co. 26" blade with good nib, very clear 1850s-era etch, 4-1/2 tpi, like new lamb's-tongue handle, Turner medallion with some surface oxidation, split nuts. Turner, of Sheffield, was one of the best of the English sawmakers; his saws in general are not that rare but you will rarely find a 180 year old saw in this type of condition. From a legendary private collection. Fine 150 - 250 **All absentee bids must be submitted by end of day Friday, Nov. 1st. Current high bids can be obtained by calling our office at (800) 248-8114. See Auction Rules page for more information** B-601 2019-09-28T00:00:00+01:00 2019-09-28T00:00:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/3586/b-601 B-601. RIP SAW. New York Saw Co. "Our Leader." 26-1/2" skewback blade, 5-1/2 tpi, clear etch with some mild oxidation, very clean handle. From a legendary private collection. Fine 60 - 120 **All absentee bids must be submitted by end of day Friday, Nov. 1st. Current high bids can be obtained by calling our office at (800) 248-8114. See Auction Rules page for more information** B-600 2019-09-28T00:00:00+01:00 2019-09-28T00:00:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/3585/b-600 B-600. HANDSAW. Montague, Woodrough Saw Co. 28" blade, super clear etch. The saw tooth pattern features a "clearing" tooth between the cutting teeth, based on Bundy's 9/4/1888 patent, which was supposed to produce a very narrow kerf and eliminate the need for a set. Beech handle has minor chipping to top horn, good wheatsheaf pattern, and "warranted superior" eagle medallion. From a legendary private collection. Good+ 80 - 140 **All absentee bids must be submitted by end of day Friday, Nov. 1st. Current high bids can be obtained by calling our office at (800) 248-8114. See Auction Rules page for more information** B-423 2019-09-28T00:00:00+01:00 2019-09-28T00:00:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/3358/b-423 B-423. PANEL SAW. Orr & Lockett Hardware Chicago Special "Racey." Only 12" long and clearly intended to be carried in a toolbox, super clean, handle like new. 10 tpi crosscut. From a legendary private collection. Fine 60 - 100 **All absentee bids must be submitted by end of day Friday, Nov. 1st. Current high bids can be obtained by calling our office at (800) 248-8114. See Auction Rules page for more information** B-422 2019-09-28T00:00:00+01:00 2019-09-28T00:00:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/3357/b-422 B-422. PANEL SAW. Bassett, Jarvis & Morris. 18" blade with good nib, oxidized and etch present but hard to read, good handle with deep notch, medallion, split nuts. Bassett, Jarvis & Morris worked in New Haven in the 1880s and their mark is not common. From a legendary private collection. Good 60 - 120 **All absentee bids must be submitted by end of day Friday, Nov. 1st. Current high bids can be obtained by calling our office at (800) 248-8114. See Auction Rules page for more information** B-421 2019-09-28T00:00:00+01:00 2019-09-28T00:00:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/3356/b-421 B-421. LOT OF TWO FRETSAWS. Both unsigned. One is rosewood, 12" deep throat and 4" blade; the other has a 14" deep throat with a tensioner above it and a 4-1/2" blade, broken. From a legendary private collection. Good & better 80 - 150 **All absentee bids must be submitted by end of day Friday, Nov. 1st. Current high bids can be obtained by calling our office at (800) 248-8114. See Auction Rules page for more information** B-420 2019-09-28T00:00:00+01:00 2019-09-28T00:00:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/3355/b-420 B-420. BACKSAW. Peace & Hogan. 8" blade, steel backed, open handle, no medallion but two split nuts. From a legendary private collection. Good+ 80 - 140 **All absentee bids must be submitted by end of day Friday, Nov. 1st. Current high bids can be obtained by calling our office at (800) 248-8114. See Auction Rules page for more information** B-419 2019-09-28T00:00:00+01:00 2019-09-28T00:00:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/3354/b-419 B-419. BRASS BACK SAW. Moulson Bros. Improved. Early type with elaborate lamb's-tongue handle that looks like satinwood, one small chip from lower horn, wide medallion, split nuts that look like German silver, 9" blade that has been reduced to 1-3/4" by sharpening. From a legendary private collection. Good+ 200 - 400 **All absentee bids must be submitted by end of day Friday, Nov. 1st. Current high bids can be obtained by calling our office at (800) 248-8114. See Auction Rules page for more information** B-418 2019-09-28T00:00:00+01:00 2019-09-28T00:00:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/3353/b-418 B-418. BRASS BACK SAW. Wm. McNiece. Uncommon early Philadelphia maker. 12" blade with good nib and nice clear stamp, split nuts with a 7/16" optimistic eagle recessed medallion, worn but legible. Good clean fruitwood handle, light rust on blade. From a legendary private collection. Good+ 200 - 400 **All absentee bids must be submitted by end of day Friday, Nov. 1st. Current high bids can be obtained by calling our office at (800) 248-8114. See Auction Rules page for more information** B-417 2019-09-28T00:00:00+01:00 2019-09-28T00:00:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/3352/b-417 B-417. STEEL BACKSAW. E.C. Atkins No. 2. Also marked by Stebbins Hardware Co. of Chicago. 14" blade, like new, may never have been used. From a legendary private collection. Fine 80 - 150 **All absentee bids must be submitted by end of day Friday, Nov. 1st. Current high bids can be obtained by calling our office at (800) 248-8114. See Auction Rules page for more information** B-416 2019-09-28T00:00:00+01:00 2019-09-28T00:00:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/3351/b-416 B-416. BRASS BACKSAW. Pruyn & Lansing, Albany. 20" blade, lamb's-tongue handle with pronounced top hook, some chipping to horns, split nuts, "warranted superior" eagle medallion. Pruyn & Lansing worked in Albany from 1855-1877 and their mark is not common; this appears to come from the earlier years. From a legendary private collection. Good+ 80 - 150 **All absentee bids must be submitted by end of day Friday, Nov. 1st. Current high bids can be obtained by calling our office at (800) 248-8114. See Auction Rules page for more information** B-415 2019-09-28T00:00:00+01:00 2019-09-28T00:00:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/3350/b-415 B-415. CROSSCUT SAW. Disston No. 16. 26" blade, clear etch and good nib, 8 tpi, 1896-1917 medallion, good handle with characteristic elaborate wheatsheaf. Also marked by H.M. Sanderson & Co. of Boston. From a legendary private collection. Good+ 60 - 120 **All absentee bids must be submitted by end of day Friday, Nov. 1st. Current high bids can be obtained by calling our office at (800) 248-8114. See Auction Rules page for more information** B-414 2019-09-28T00:00:00+01:00 2019-09-28T00:00:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/3349/b-414 B-414. CROSSCUT SAW. Early Disston No. 9. From the first decade of production, with pre-"Son" Henry Disston mark, 26" blade, 10 tpi, optimistic eagle medallion, split nuts, good applewood handle with minor chipping and user initials. From a legendary private collection. From a legendary private collection. Good+ 90 - 150 **All absentee bids must be submitted by end of day Friday, Nov. 1st. Current high bids can be obtained by calling our office at (800) 248-8114. See Auction Rules page for more information** B-413 2019-09-28T00:00:00+01:00 2019-09-28T00:00:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/3348/b-413 B-413. RIP SAW. Richardson Bros. No. 79. 26", 5 tpi, tapered back, very clear etch, undamaged handle with good medallion and wheatsheaf. From a legendary private collection. Fine 80 - 150 **All absentee bids must be submitted by end of day Friday, Nov. 1st. Current high bids can be obtained by calling our office at (800) 248-8114. See Auction Rules page for more information** B-129 2019-09-28T00:00:00+01:00 2019-09-28T00:00:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/3064/b-129 B-129. METAL CUTTING MITER SAW. Goodell Pratt No. 1. Patented in 1899 by Henry Goodell and marketed as a "bench hacksaw". Light coating of surface rust but complete and working. Good+ 150 - 250 **All absentee bids must be submitted by end of day Friday, Nov. 1st. Current high bids can be obtained by calling our office at (800) 248-8114. See Auction Rules page for more information** B-128 2019-09-28T00:00:00+01:00 2019-09-28T00:00:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/3063/b-128 B-128. LOT OF TWO ENGLISH BACKSAWS. One by I & M Sorby, 10", open London pattern handle, the other by Buck, 14", good lamb's tongue handle, horns possibly shortened and smoothed over but a good job. Both have marked brass backs and split nuts, the Buck has user initials on back of handle. Good 60 - 120 **All absentee bids must be submitted by end of day Friday, Nov. 1st. Current high bids can be obtained by calling our office at (800) 248-8114. See Auction Rules page for more information** B-127 2019-09-28T00:00:00+01:00 2019-09-28T00:00:00+01:00 /auction/list-auctions/viewbids/3062/b-127 B-127. LOT OF THREE BACKSAWS. Two by Disston & Sons, 10" blades, etches unreadable, late 1800s medallions. Plus an E.C.Atkins No. 2, 10", clear etch with some rust on blade. All have nice clean applewood handles with intact horns. Good+ 120 - 220 **All absentee bids must be submitted by end of day Friday, Nov. 1st. Current high bids can be obtained by calling our office at (800) 248-8114. See Auction Rules page for more information**