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Object Name Cutter, Sod
Title Sod cutter
Catalog Number 1993.8.53
Maker Wallingsford
Date ca. 1900
Material(s) Wood; steel
Dimensions H-39 W-9 D-4.875 inches
Description The wooden shaft is attached to a three toothed cutter. There is a flat steel bar riveted to the side of shaft--reinforcing blade--and bent at the top to form a step for the foot to apply downward pressure. There is a stamped steel handle with a black wooden grip.
Notes Collected by the donor from antique shops and barns, etc. in southern Indiana, Ohio, and Kentucky over the last thirty years.
Collection George Underhill Collection
People Wallingsford
Subjects Farming
Agricultural equipment
Search Terms Jefferson County
Physical Holder Kentucky Historical Society - KHS