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Iron Tool

Iron Tool

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Description
Scraper-like implement or tool with a long rod for the handle, ending in an oval loop at top and slotted at bottom to hold a flat piece of iron with incurved shoulders which, in turn, is also slotted to receive a flat, rectangular piece. Handle and shaped piece are secured together with two, offset rivets. No marks.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
implement
date made
20th century
place made
United States
Physical Description
iron, wrought (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 3/4 in x 41 in x 5 3/4 in; 1.905 cm x 104.14 cm x 14.605 cm
ID Number
DL.305956.0015
catalog number
305956.0015
accession number
305956
Credit Line
Gift of Milton E. Kettler
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Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Domestic Furnishings
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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