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Object Name Rasp, Shoemaker'S
Catalog Number 1993.8.125
Date ca. 1880
Material(s) Wood; steel; brass
Dimensions H-20 W-1.5 D-1 inches
Description This is a shoemaker's rasp. It has a turned wooden handle with two inscribed lines and raised bead. There is a brass ferule. It has a long straight rod which curves to an angled rasp with an edged cutting blade in front.
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
Subjects Tools
Shoe making
Shoemakers
Shoemaking
Physical Holder Kentucky Historical Society - KHS