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Object Name Saw, Frame
Catalog Number 1993.8.132
Date 1850-1950
Material(s) Wood; steel
Dimensions H-15.5 W-17.75 D-0.75 inches
Description This is a small buck saw. It has two wood uprights with a brace in between. There is a steel saw blade inserted in slots at the bottom. Tension is provided by a braided cord wrapped around notches on the top. One upright is longer to provide a handle.
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
Subjects Tools
Wood working
Physical Holder Kentucky Historical Society - KHS