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Object Name Chisel, Firmer
Catalog Number 1993.8.265
Maker Crossman, A. W.
Date ca. 1900
Material(s) cast steel
Dimensions H-11.75 W-1 D-1.125 inches
Description This is a cast steel socket type firmer chisel. It has a beveled blade with a rounded bevel profile from above. It has a broken notch on the edge.
Notes Collected by the donor over the last thirty years from barns, storage sheds, and antique stores in north central Kentucky, southern Indiana, and southern Ohio.
Collection George Underhill Collection
People Crossman, A. W.
Subjects Chisels & mallets
Wood carving
Wood carvings
Wood cuts
Wood cutting
Wood work
Wood working
Search Terms wood carving
wood turning
Wood work
Physical Holder Kentucky Historical Society - KHS