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Object Name Pulley
Catalog Number 1993.8.197
Date ca. 1920
Material(s) cast iron, wood
Dimensions H-11.5 W-6 D-3.5 inches
Description This pulley has a cast iron frame, a hanging ring, and an axle. There is a turned wooden pulley with a deep groove around the circumference. The axle is secured with a screw, and there is a round flange on the axle. The hanging ring is secured by a pin with a flange inserted between the frame sides. It is held closed by bolts through both sides. There is a ribbed pattern on the outsides of the frame.
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
Subjects Pulleys
Mechanical works
Physical Holder Kentucky Historical Society - KHS