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Ox Shoe

Ox Shoe

Ox Shoe

Description:

This 1/2 an ox shoe forms an arc of a circle; the steel is somewhat rusted. The shoe widens toward the back and the inner rim turns up slightly. All six nail holes contain bent nails. Condition: good. History: likely from Oxen at D'Arcy. During P.G.E. construction loggers used them.

Keywords:

animal shoe, domestic animals

Source:

Thevarge, Martin (Chief)

Date of Object:

ca. 1911-15

Accession #:

987.33.02

Dimensions:

14 cm L x 5 cm W x 1 cm H

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