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Object Name Sickle
Date 1900-1930
Material Metal/Wood
Used Camp Pine Knot, Raquette Lake
Description Sickle with metal blade and wooden handle. Circular stamp on blade near handle of a rooster standing on a tree branch.
Notes With the sickle, the farmer needed a grindstone for regrinding, plus a whetstone carried in the pocket, to maintain a razor-sharp edge.
Dimensions H-14.5 W-9.5 D-1.25 inches
Collection AG030B Agriculture: Harvesting
Catalog Number 1955.009.0030a
Other number AM 0095
Imagefile 050\1955.009.0030A.JPG
Species Sickle