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Object Name Sickle
Catalog Number 1993.8.386
Date ca. 1850
Material(s) Wood; steel
Dimensions H-14.75 W-9 D-1 inches
Description This sickle has a wooden handle with a semi-circular steel blade driven into the end. The blade is beveled along the interior and tapers to a thin point.
Notes Collected by the donor from antique stores, barns, etc. in southern Indiana, Ohio, and Kentucky over the last thirty years.
Collection George Underhill Collection
Subjects Harvesting
Gathering food
Physical Holder Kentucky Historical Society - KHS