This fine old wooden plane is different in that it has the steel boot. It has the Nicholls name stamped on the front (nose) of the plane. Above that there are these words: “W. Greenslade Bristol, Exhibition medals, London, Dublin. Paris, Melbourne.” There is a 2 3/8 inch “warranted steel” blade. The plane measures approximately 8 1/4 inches long and 3 inches tall. This handsome pieces has been well taken care of for years in a private collection.,it weighs three pounds.