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Object Name Tongs, Ice
Catalog Number 1993.8.203
Date ca. 1930
Material(s) Steel;
Dimensions H-14.75 W-6 D-1 inches
Description This is a pair of steel ice tongs with pivot 1/3 down with a washer under the top of the rivet. There is a three link chain connecting both sides of the stamped curved handle. Possibly blacksmith made.
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 Ice
Ice cutting
Iceboxes
Icehouses
Tools
Search Terms Farm tools
Farming
Physical Holder Kentucky Historical Society - KHS