Fotch, Klaus

sickle

Sickle

Sickle

Description:

This is a sickle made of iron and it has a wooden handle. The handle comes wood wrapped beyond the end of the blade. The handle is worn and smooth. The blade is curved at the end in a loop. The inside circular part of the blade is sharpened. The blade is slightly rusted and the piece is worn. See"grass hooks" @ 25c ea. Eaton's 1901 Fall and Winter Catalogue pp. 190 & 192.

Keywords:

sickle, tool, farming

Source:

Fotsch, Klaus

Date of Object:

c.a. 1900

Accession #:

986.09.29

Dimensions:

45 cm L x 28 cm W x 3.5 cm H

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