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Object Name Spike, Barge
Common Name Spike
Catalog Number 1993.8.127
Date 1800-1900
Material(s) Iron
Dimensions H-23.375 W-1 D-1 inches
Description This long square hand wrought spike tapers abruptly on two sides to point. It has a flattened head.
Notes Collected by the donor from antique stores, barns, etc. in southern Indiana, Ohio, and Kentucky over the last thirty years. The use of this spike is unknown.
Collection George Underhill Collection
Subjects Iron work
Ironwork
Physical Holder Kentucky Historical Society - KHS