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Object Name Billhook
Catalog Number UNNUMBERED-452
Date ca. 1900
Material(s) Steel; wood; brass;
Dimensions H-13 W-0.003 L-0.25 D-1.5 inches
Description This is a billhook used in cutting shrubs and bushes. It has a turned wooden handle and metal blade. The blade is curved and notched on the inside and has an additional cutting edge on the outside of the blade.
Collection KHS Museum Collection
Subjects Agricultural equipment
Agricultural machinery & implements
Agriculture
Lawns
Farms
Tools

Bushes
Shrubs
Search Terms Agriculture
Farm tools
Physical Holder Kentucky Historical Society - KHS