THE JOHN HENRY KILBUCK COLLECTION
Scraper

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Collection John Henry Kilbuck Collection
Date 1885 ca.-1911 ca.
Description Wooden "finger pit" scraper carved to fit the shape of the handler's hand. The wood is smooth and rounded to fit in the palm of the hand. There is an iron band around the width of the tool to hold and secure the stone blade. Some cloth has also been added to secure the blade. For use with oily skins.
Dimensions H-2 W-2 D-4.75 inches
Category 4: T&E For Materials
Object ID 1911.028
Object Name Scraper
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