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Object Name Chisel, Woodworking
Catalog Number 1993.8.258
Date ca. 1900
Material(s) wrought iron; steel
Dimensions H-9.5 W-2.25 D-0.75 inches
Description This chisel has a eavy octagonal handle welded to a steel gouge-type curved blade that is beveled on the outside edge. The head is flattened from use. There is a forge seam down the center of the top of the handle.
Notes Possibly used as a cooper's chisel, or wagon maker's chisel.
Collection George Underhill Collection
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