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Hammer

1985.273 (RS118613)

Description

Steel handle and head. Elongated rectangular shaft or handle w/ a slight swell at butt end. Shaped hammer head w/ chamfered nose opposite split end for pulling nails. Impressed "MC" on head.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1850-1900
Inscriptions
See description.
Associated Building
Coffin House (Newbury, Mass.).
Material
steel (alloy)
Object type
Multiple Use Artifact
Descriptive terms
HAMMER
hammers (tools)
Steel
steel (alloy)
Dimensions
5.25 (W) (inches)
Accession Number
1985.273
Credit Line
Gift of Margaret E.C. Merriam in memory of her mother Elizabeth Low Coffin Colman
GUSN
25012

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