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Object Name Scraper
Catalog Number 1993.8.226
Date ca. 1850
Material(s) wood; steel
Dimensions H-7.5 W-5 D-5.25 inches
Description This is a wooden block composed of a carved wooden block with an integral handle. A rectangular steel blade has been inserted into the larger block of wood at the top of the handle at an angle to the scraping surface and to the block. There is a second wooden handle screwed to block.
Notes Collected by donor over the last 30 years from barns, storage sheds, and antique stores in north central Kentucky and southern Indiana and Ohio as well.
Collection George Underhill Collection
Subjects Tools
Farm equipment
Household equipment
Physical Holder Kentucky Historical Society - KHS