Vintage/Antique 3 Star Cortland Wood Co. Straight-Back W/ 'Nib' 4 tpi. Handsaw

Vintage/Antique 'Cortland Wood Co. straight-back saw with nib and inset, 4 TPI. rip saw . The handsaw is 32" in length from the handle 'horns' to the toe of the blade; it's 2 9/16" in height at the toe and 7" in height at the handle. The hardwood handle has ( the initials 'DR' on the reverse side,) an elegantly carved lower converging transition point; 3 1/2" up the top edge from the toe stands the 1/8" by 1/8"nib"( see photos ) 4 dome top straight blade screws attach the handle to the blade; there is no chipping around the attachment screw holes. The lower heel of the saw blade has an angled descending convex curve, the "Cortland Wood Co." semicircular logo is somewhat visible on the blade face. ( I believe 'Cortland was another company absorbed by H.Disston somewhere in the early part of the last century ) This is a highly usable early original tool ( still sharp and set ) and due to its age, the 'nib', and the ornate handle, also displays exceptionally well ( See photos )-----------sold as is---------- - **** if you would like tracking confirmation simply add an additional $1.00 to the listed price, I am willing to combine shipping on items purchased from the same day auctions; if you'd like to take advantage of this option please contact me prior to paying for any item. Payment is expected within 48 hours of the end of the listing ... read more