Old Garden Tools

Grape Storage Jar

Grape Storage Jar. English 'Copped Hall'. 19C.

£90.00

Hand Fork F

English vintage Hand Fork in good used condition. 3 Flat prong steel with beech handle and hanging hole. 11 inches (26cms).

£12.00

Hand Fork E

English Circa 1950. 3 Flat prong stubby Hand Fork with beech handle. Pretty shiny chap. 9 inches (23cms).

£14.00

Multicut Shears A

English early 20C. 'The Astor' Garden Multicut Hedging Shears. By The Flexor Lawnmowing Company. Woking England. 4 Reciprocating steel blades and beech handles bearing the makers plate. In exceptional working order and condition. 16 inches (41cms).

£75.00

Multicut Shears B

English. Early 20C. 'Ridgeways' patent Hedge Clipper. Fine serration to blade edges. 7 Blade model. Ref: The Gardeners Chronicle 21 July 1883 illustrated a 12 blade, 12 and 18 inch model. These were made in 1900's by C T Skelton. Sheffield. Ref: Holtzapffel catalogue 1931. p18. Earlier design with 12 blades sold by Follows & Bate in 2 sizes in 1905. Ref: Wm Wood & Sons catalogue 1909 showing 9 blade model. 12 and 18 inch blades offered. 21 inches L (53.5cms). 14 inches W (35cms).

This example in fine working order. Stamped 'C T Skelton & Co'.Ash handles one with faint old treated woodworm holes but not weakening handle at all. Traces of red paint to steel. All in all a rare addition to a collection.

£90.00