Miniature Tool Chest from Kansas City

| December 23, 2009

This miniature tool chest is 1/12th scale reproduction of the Hewlett chest, a “gentleman’s chest” made in England in 1773. This miniature masterpiece is made by William R. Robertson from Kansas City, United States. All the tools are functional, from the hand-engraved boxwood folding rule with its five-leaf hinge (what was recording to Robinson  the […]

Antique tool chest from Massachusetts

| October 18, 2009

This tool chest are made by Henry O. Studley (1838-1925) who was an organ and piano maker, carpenter, and stonemason in Quincy , Norfolk County, Massachusetts, United States. When closed and hanging on a wall it takes up an area of approximately 99cm X 51cm X 23cm and it contains 300-plus tools. Sources:  www.finewoodworking.com ,  […]