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Object Name Shears, Metal
Catalog Number 1993.8.191
Date ca. 1900
Material(s) wrought iron
Dimensions H-7.375 W-1 D-0.5 inches
Description This is a pair of small wrought iron shears. The handles curve out and back towards each other meeting at the tips. The blades are not beveled.
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 Blacksmith shops
Blacksmithing
Blacksmiths
Tools
Equipment
Wrought-iron work
Physical Holder Kentucky Historical Society - KHS