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Object Name Bit, Expansion
Catalog Number 1939.578
Date 1850-1930
Material(s) Iron
Dimensions H-5.25 W-3.5 D-2.25 inches
Description This is an iron expansion bit for a carpenter's brace, which is a tool used for cutting round holes. The tool has three prongs with two adjustable dials on the sides.
Collection KHS Museum Collection
Subjects Tools
Wood work
Carpenters
Carpentry
Search Terms Tools
wood carving
Wood work
Physical Holder Kentucky Historical Society - KHS