We are pleased to present this collection of antique Tools plus working Cable Lock, with Key, for your consideration. The lot includes:
a.) Trowel shaped tool made of metal measuring 6-1/2 inches in length and 1-5/8 inches wide at the widest part. It appears to be a threading tool with 12 openings of various diameters in the blade. Marked REMSCHEID GERMANY on side of blade and H. BOKER on blade just below handle. The tool is in very good condition.
b.) Large tool with handle that rotates causing tip to turn back and forth. The handle has a wooden knob, and the top of the tool has a wooden plug. Marked ZIM MANUFACTURING CO. CHICAGO PAT. APPLD FOR. The handle rotates smoothly, and we believe the tool is in very good condition.
c.) Multi-purpose tool with wooden handle and eight (8) tips that can be fastened to the end. The tips are stored under the brass part of the tool. It is marked L.L. HULL CLINTON, CT. U.S.A. and is in very good condition.
d.) Cable Lock with Key. The Cable is about 16 inches in length. The Key turns smoothly, and the Lock is fully operational and in very good condition. It does not have any markings.
e.) An interesting brass and wood tool marked California Thorn Cordage, Inc. with an address and additional hand written letters. The brass is engraved DIA on one side and CIR with a scale on the other. The wood has a table with the heading MANILA CORDAGE with columns marked SIZE and WEIGHT. The wood has a couple of splits, but it is still solid, and the overall condition is good (see pictures).
This is a nice collection of antique Tools and Lock. They would make a wonderful addition to any collection!