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Garden edger

Description

Garden edger, hand-held. Cast iron blade set into a cast iron prong w/ an open end into which the wooden handle is set. Holes in handle for hanging.

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
Agricultural T&E
Descriptive terms
casting (process)
EDGER, TURF
edgers
Iron
iron (metal)
Slip Cast
Turned
turning (shaping process)
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
15 x 6 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.3423
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
20261

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