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Object Name Hacksaw
Title Hacksaw
Catalog Number 1993.8.269
Date ca. 1900
Material(s) Cast steel
Dimensions H-3 W-1 D-17 inches
Description This hacksaw has a teel one piece frame with three stars cast into the top on each side. It is painted with black enamel. There are two pins in the frame near the wooden grip. The saw has a thumb screw adjustable pin threaded through eye in far end of frame. The saw takes a 9" hacksaw blade.
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 Star
Wood cuts
Wood cutting
Wood work
Wood working
Physical Holder Kentucky Historical Society - KHS