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Object Name Adz, Carpenter'S
Catalog Number 1993.8.425
Maker Albertson
Date ca. 1900
Material(s) Cast iron; wood
Dimensions H-7 W-8 D-2.75 inches
Description This is a carpenter's adz with a short sturdy wood handle and a heavy iron head. The head has a widely flared blade and a square poll.
Notes 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 Albertson
Subjects Tools
Building
Measures
Measuring
Construction
Construction equipment
Physical Holder Kentucky Historical Society - KHS