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Shovel

Description

Shovel w/ a long wooden handle. Shovel does not have sides, but has a slightly concave center. Handle is curved at the bottom for easier lifting.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1890-1930
Inscriptions
Engraved at base of shovel: ""CAST STEEL/ PATENT/ OUR LEADER/ 2/ LXL""
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
steel (alloy)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Multiple Use Artifact
Descriptive terms
SHOVEL
shovels
Steel
steel (alloy)
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
61 x 9.5 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.4670
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
21391

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