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Object Name Hook, Cant
Catalog Number 1993.8.303
Maker A. L. T.
Date ca. 1900
Material(s) Wrought iron;
Dimensions H-13 W-2.75 D-2.5 inches
Description This is a curved wrought iron hook with a heavy tapered tooth in one end. The opposite end is bolted to bracket for a stock. The stock is missing.
Notes Used by loggers to roll and turn logs, not invented until 1856.
Collection George Underhill Collection
People A. L. T.
Subjects Logging
Timber
Timber industry
Physical Holder Kentucky Historical Society - KHS