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Object Name Kick-Stop
Catalog Number 1993.8.458
Date ca. 1870
Material(s) Steel;
Dimensions H-26 W-2 D-1.5 inches
Description This is a set of steel milking kick-stops. There are two "U" shaped steel brackets connected by a steel link chain. The chain is clamped around a hole in one bracket and slides freely through a keyhole shaped hole in the other bracket, prevented it from falling free by a ring at the end of the chain.
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 Milk
Milk industry
Cow milking
Physical Holder Kentucky Historical Society - KHS