Complex French Moulding Plane by C JACOB of Strassburg
A very nice and complex French moulding plane by C JACOB of Strassburg (Strasbourg).Marked 'C JACOB STRASSBURG' on the toe, although Strasbourg is part of France the German spelling has been used by this maker.Also stamped '157' on the heel.Line decoration to all sides.Fitted with a 15/8 inches (42mm) PEUGEOT FRERES blade iron with the A GARANTIE Lion trade mark.No previous owner's stamps.91/2 inches (240mm) overall lengthA great example of a quality European plane.