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Draw knife

Description

Draw knife. Cast-iron draw knife set into two turned wooden handles. Knife narrows at ends as it nears the handles. Cast iron extends down the length of the handle and is bent against the wood at the bottom.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1860-1890
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
casting (process)
iron (metal)
turning (shaping process)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Woodworking T&E
Descriptive terms
casting (process)
DRAWKNIFE
drawknives
Iron
iron (metal)
Slip Cast
Turned
turning (shaping process)
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
5.75 x 19 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.3418
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
20255

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