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Object Name Drawknife
Catalog Number 1993.8.126
Maker Newbould, Alexander H.
Date 1837-1855
Material(s) Wood/Steel
Dimensions H-5 W-18 D-1.5 inches
Description This is a standard drawknife with tangs bent ninety degrees to blade and mortised into a hand-carved wooden handle. One handle is missing. The blade is bent into gentle curve. The marker's mark is stamped into the blade.
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
People Newbould, Alexander H.
Subjects Woodworking
Physical Holder Kentucky Historical Society - KHS