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Object Name Hammer, Ball-Peen
Catalog Number 1993.8.214
Date ca. 1900
Material(s) cast steel and wood
Dimensions H-13.75 W-4 D-1.25 inches
Description This is a machinist's ball-peen hammer. The standard handle narrows to the head. It has a round cheek, a semi-spherical peen and rounded head. It was enameled black
Notes Collected by the donor over the last 30 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 Tools
Machine shops
Machinery
Hammers
Search Terms Tools
Physical Holder Kentucky Historical Society - KHS