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Object Name Hoe, Grub
Catalog Number 1993.8.13
Date ca. 1800
Material(s) Wood; cast iron
Dimensions H-33 W-10 D-3.75 inches
Description This grubbing hoe has a straight wood handle that tapers from the top to bottom with a slight swell at the handle end. The cast iron blade a rectangel with a rounded top and it flares and thins towards edge. It is welded on to an eye which fits on the handle.
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 Farming
Physical Holder Kentucky Historical Society - KHS