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Object Name Plane, Modeling
Catalog Number 1993.8.340
Date ca. 1900
Material(s) Hardwood; brass
Dimensions H-0.75 W-3 D-0.75 inches
Description This is a small thumb or modeling plane. It has a side panel screwed onto the stock with two brass screws, possibly hand threaded. There is a cut nail inserted over the throat, possibly to secure the now missing iron.
Notes Collected by the donor over the last thirty 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 Wood working
Wood work
Physical Holder Kentucky Historical Society - KHS