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Object Name Stretcher, Carpet
Catalog Number 1993.8.14
Date ca. 1900
Material(s) Wood; linen; copper; wrought iron
Dimensions H-29.5 W-4 D-2.5 inches
Description This carpet stretcher has a straight handle with beveling near the head attachment. There is a copper ferule and a chest pad at the end of the handle that is secured by nails. There is a semi-circular iron head with serated teeth in row across the front.
Notes Collected by the donor from antique stores, barns, etc. in southern Indiana, Ohio, and Kentucky over the last thirty years.
Collection George Underhill Collection
Subjects Tools
Carpets
Physical Holder Kentucky Historical Society - KHS