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Object Name Hammer, Cross-Peen
Catalog Number 1993.8.297
Date ca. 1900
Material(s) Iron, wood
Dimensions H-13.375 W-4 D-1.625 inches
Description This is a heavy cross peen hammer. The hammer face is octagonal and appears to be made of iron. The handle is a turned wooden handle. There is a hole that has been cut into the tip of the wedge end of the handle.
Notes Might be a blacksmith's hammer or a cooper's hammer
Collection George Underhill Collection
People Underhill, George
Subjects Blacksmithing
Blacksmiths
Coopers
Farming
Farmsteads
Hammers
Tools
Search Terms Louisville (Ky.)
Physical Holder Kentucky Historical Society - KHS