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Object Name Tool, Grain Processing
Catalog Number 1993.8.103
Date ca. 1850
Material(s) Steel; wood
Dimensions H-3.5 W-50 D-5 inches
Description This tool has a back enameled hollow steel shaft with a black wooden grip. There are two curved steel tines welded at the bottom of the shaft.
Notes Possibly a tool to retrieve boxes/cans from high shelves in a store(?). Collected by the donor from antique stores, barns, etc. in southern Indiana, Ohio, and Kentucky over the last thirty years.
Collection George Underhill Collection
People Jefferson County
Subjects Tools
Grain industry
Physical Holder Kentucky Historical Society - KHS