Moulding plane

Restitution status: Dubiousness is still to be clarified

Categories: Arts and crafts

Object Data

 

Artist

Museum

Inventory Number

ÖMV/44280

Description

Main body of plane is a rectangular solid with edges at the front, sloping off above and to the rear. The profiled plane sole is raised slightly in the middle and furnished with two striae across the entire length. The profiled plane iron on the blade also has two striae that taper after 2.3 cm into a ca. 9mm wide iron band. They are fixed with a wooden wedge. Large cylindrical opening above the shaving passage. Both sides of the plane's main body are decorated with punched motifs and motifs in flat cut: above a row of semi-circles, below a row of scales enclosed by a row of semi-circles on each side. The left side of the plane's main body in chip carving the name "JOHANN ORLAND", the right side with "1721". The plane iron has a hallmark on the underside of the upper end. 

Height

11.2 cm

Width

3.7 cm

Period

18th Century

Provenance Data

 

Former owner according to museum / collection

Unknown

Provenance

Acquisition from the art market/antique shop

Provenance according to museum / collection

Acquired from art dealer Viktor Reitzner, Wien I

Decision

No decision has been reached so far.

Implementation

The art or cultural object is kept in the museum/in the collection.

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