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Object Name Hammer
Catalog Number 1993.8.194
Date ca. 1900
Material(s) wrought iron & wood
Dimensions H-11 W-2.5 D-0.75 inches
Description This hammer has a steel double faced head with notches in the middle of the top and bottom. There is minimal neck on both sides. The light wooden handle tapers to small oval eye in head. The handle has a dark finish.
Notes Collected by the donor over the last thirty 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
Hammers
Construction
Construction equipment
Physical Holder Kentucky Historical Society - KHS