You are bidding on a nice old Stanley C559B burgundy colored plane.This finish of this plane is excellent. This plane is 14 inches long and 2 1/2 inches wide.The blade has a couple of stains and minor discoloration. The blade has the name STANLEY No.5(12-005B) Made in U.S.A.marked on it.MADE IN U.S.A. is also marked in raised letters just behind the front knob on the base of the plane also has C559B steel stamped on the base just ahead of the rear handle and just behind the adjustment knob.The adjustment knob,lever and the inside of the base are very clean and it appears to have only been used once or twice if that.The burgundy paint on the base is in excellent condition.The base and the sides of the base have some minor discoloration and scratches on it.The handle and knob are very nice and not cracked.They have just a couple spots of missing varnish.The lever cap has the name STANLEY with a yellow background.This plane is still fully functional and ready to go.The base of this plane is quite heavy and well constructed. Please bid early because from experience very often the first bidder is the only bidder and they get nice old collectible items like this one a low price,watchers usually forget and miss out. I will do my utmost to communicate with you from the start of my auction to the final receipt of your item. I always appreciate comments from anyone on my auctions. If I make a mistake in a listing,or if I am not descriptive enough,please feel free to correct me.That's how I learn and I take your comments and input thankfully. Shipping information: Please E-mail me your State (USA), Postal Code (Can.) or Country (Int'l), so I can calculate the shipping cost to you. I ship my items within 24 hrs of receipt of payment (except payments received on Saturday and on Holidays, because Post Office is closed). Shipping is by Canada Post Surface mail unless otherwise requested. Insurance against loss in the mail only is included in all Canada Post rates. Buyer pays actual shipping charges. I accept Paypal, US money orders and certified checks.Thanks for taking a Look into the Past and please check my other items.Happy Bidding.