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Scythe handle

Description

Scythe handle. Wooden, w/ narrower tip and wider base.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1897-1900
Inscriptions
Paper label affixed to handle: ""ESTABLISHED IN 1860[?]/ NO 50/ SWING/ SOCKET/ PAT'D MAY 4, 1897/ SCYTHE/ SNATHS/ SELECTED STOCK/ Manufactured by/ [?]RBY BALL, EDWARDS/ CORPORATION/ BELLOWS FALLS, VT/ AND WATERBURY, VT""
Associated Building
Original to Castle Tucker (Wiscasset, Me.).
Material
wood (plant material)
Object type
Agricultural T&E
Places
Vermont (United States)
Descriptive terms
handles
SCYTHE
scythes
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
1.5 (diameter) (inches)
Accession Number
1998.2828
Credit Line
Gift of Miss Jane S. Tucker
GUSN
23078

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