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Object Name Jack, Wagon
Date 1800-1820
Maker Manufactured
Material Iron
Description Wagon Jack made of flat stock iron. The base and frame holds a movable vertical piece to raise and hold a wagon wheel, etc. off the ground. The slightly curved handle raises the vertical piece 2-inches, raising an object 2-inches at a time. A small, triangular iron brace fits in a series of notches on the vertical piece, and would fit under an axle, etc. Jack can raise an object from 15" to 26". No maker's marks
Dimensions H-26.5 W-7 D-4 inches
Collection TRAN40D02
Catalog Number 1957.176.0001
Imagefile 052\1957.176.0001.JPG
Species Jack, Wagon
Owned by Burnap, Dr. Dorance