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Object Name Saw-Set
Catalog Number 1993.8.192
Maker Morrill
Date c. 1900
Material(s) Steel;
Dimensions H-7 W-3 D-1.75 inches
Description This is a Morrill's patent saw set. It has spring loaded steel handles that engage a pin which adjusts the angle of a saw tooth. The saw blade fits into a cradle with a thumbscrew to lock it into place against an adjustable fence. The fence is calibrated from 4.0 to 16.0.
Notes Collected by the donor over the last thirty years from barns, storage sheds, and antique stores in north central Kentucky and probably southern Indiana and Ohio as well.
Collection George Underhill Collection
People Morrill
Subjects Tools
Saws
Wood working
Physical Holder Kentucky Historical Society - KHS