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Object Name Auger, Hollow
Catalog Number 1993.8.175
Date ca. 1900
Material(s) Steel;
Dimensions H-6.125 W-3.5 D-3.25 inches
Description This adjustable hollow auger has a narrow brace mount at the top of the split fork which holds the two piece fence calibrations on both fences from 1/4" to 1 1/4". The blade screws to the upper fence. Indications are that the piece was originally red with green enamel on the brace mount.
Notes Collected by the donor over the last 30 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 Tools
Drills (Equipment)
Wood work
Wood working
Construction equipment
Building construction
Physical Holder Kentucky Historical Society - KHS