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Object Name Shears, Fabric
Catalog Number 1993.8.350
Maker Amb(?)
Date 1850-1950
Material(s) Wrought iron
Dimensions H-10.5 W-4.25 D-1.25 inches
Description This is a pair of wrought iron shears. There are two piece with a fairly crude rivet pivot. The handles are folded around with hooked ends. There are incised lines at the shoulders in a decorative pattern.
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
People Amb(?)
Subjects Scissors & shears
Physical Holder Kentucky Historical Society - KHS