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1986.816 (RS24954)

Description

In flat bar form with a rectangular handle with chamfered edges terminating in a peg-like end for striking by hammer. The opposite end has a harpoon-like blade for lifting old shingles.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1800-1899
Associated Building
Original to Spencer-Peirce-Little Farm (Newbury, Mass.).
Material
iron (metal)
wrought
Object type
Woodworking T&E
Places
Massachusetts (United States)
Descriptive terms
Iron
iron (metal)
TOOL
tools
Wrought
wrought
Dimensions
21.25 x 2.125 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1986.816
Credit Line
Bequest of Amelia W. Little
GUSN
11715

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