IS A STUNNING EXAMPLE OF AN EARLY VINTAGE TOOL HANDLE--PATENT # 829,154 ON AUGUST 21, 1906 BY GARDINER L. HOLT OF HARTFORD, CONN. WITH 10 ORIGINAL TOOLS STORED IN THE HANDLE. STAMPED ON THE CHUCK--"G.L. HOLT Co. HFD. CT. PAT". THE TOOL COMPARTMENT IS COMPLETELY FULL. THE USER ACCESSES THE TOOLS BY UNSCREWING THE CHUCK, AND THE CHUCK THEN DOUBLES TO TIGHTEN THE TOOL IN THE HANDLE. THE CHERRY OR MAHOGONY WOOD IS IN PERFECT CONDITION. THIS BIG, BOLD, BEAUTIFUL, AND VERY SHOWY UNCOMMON TOOL IS 6 3/8 INCHES LONG AND WEIGHS 10 OUNCES. T IS A SMALL AMOUNT OF PITTING ON ONE SIDE OF THE STEEL CHUCK, BUT T ARE NO APOLOGIES WITH THIS EXTREMELY SCARCE TOOL HANDLE. A VERY NICE EXAMPLE OF THE HANDYMAN'S FIRST MULTI-TOOL--OFFERED TO YOU WITH NO RESERVE FROM MY PRIVATE COLLECTION OF UNIQUE TOOLS. BOOK VALUE WITH A FULL COMPARTMENT IS OVER $100.00.Seller prefers PayPal! I AM 100% CERTAIN T WILL BE NO PROBLEMS ON MY END OF THE DEAL, SO I WILL LEAVE YOU POSITIVE FEEDBACK ONCE THE ITEM IS PAID IN FULL. NO INFLATED HANDLING CHARGES ARE ADDED--BUYER PAYS ACTUAL SHIPPING CHARGES. I DO PREFER TO SHIP U.S.P.S. PRIORITY OR FIRST CLASS INTERNATIONAL. I COMBINE SHIPPING BASED UPON WEIGHT AND ZIP CODE. Buyer of this auction item agrees to pay for this auction item, and pay shipping charges within 5 business days of the end of this auction. If buyer is not using PayPal for payment, please be sure to clearly type your name and correct shipping address. If you are not 100% satisfied with your purchase, our company will refund 100% of your payment to us, including the shipping cost of returning the item back to us. You will not find a better deal on planet Earth. After receiving an item, if you are unhappy, please contact me immediately BEFORE LEAVING FEEDBACK. I promise to resolve the issue! Check out J & J Davis Enterprises', Inc. other items at our Ebay store /Above-and-Beyond-Collectibles, or go directly to ; OR for more very unique antiques, collectibles, cigar boxes, old antique & vintage tools, and other auction items. BE SURE TO ADD THIS EBAY STORE TO YOUR FAVORITES LIST!