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Rattrap

Description

Rat trap, wire oval shaped w/ wire handle on top. Opening at one end leads to center platform, platform moves and rat falls to secondary chamber w/ door at end.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1860-1880
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
wire
Object type
Household Accessory
Descriptive terms
RATTRAP
traps (trapping equipment)
Wire
wire
Dimensions
7 x 15 x 8 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.3829
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
20710

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