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Object Name Hatchel
Catalog Number 1939.729
Date 1850-1900
Material(s) Wood; wrought iron
Dimensions H-6 W-20.5 D-6.25 inches
Description This is a flax hatchel. It is a rectangular piece of wood held together with two iron tie rods. Multiple iron spike protrude through the wooden board.
Collection KHS Museum Collection
Subjects Hemp
Textile machinery
Textiles
Physical Holder Kentucky Historical Society - KHS