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Other Name
SCYTHE, CRADLE
Material Type
Artifact
Materials
LEATHER, STEEL
Catalogue Number
P19930068007
Material Type
Artifact
Other Name
SCYTHE, CRADLE
Date
1911
Materials
LEATHER, STEEL
No. Pieces
1
Length
11
Width
9
Description
LEATHER GLOVE WITH STEEL FRAMED HUSKER. GLOVE CONSISTS OF SINGLE PIECE OF WORN YELLOW LEATHER FOLDED AT SIDES. CORRODED BUCKLE AND RINGS SECURE HAND WITH YELLOW LEATHER STRAP. STEEL HUSKER ATTACHED BY STEEL PRONGS AND RIVETS. HUSKER DISPLAYS 4 HOLES AND LARGE POINTED HOOK. HOOK STAMPED "DUAL PIC.". STEEL BODY STAMPED "CORNKING PAT. DEC 5TH, 1911".
Subjects
AGRICULTURAL T&E
Historical Association
AGRICULTURE
DOMESTIC
History
USED ON THE DOGTEROM FARM IN THE 1920S ON A TWO-ACRE GARDEN PLOT. FARMED S-E OF THE CITY, BY THE CORRECTIONAL CENTER (BETWEEN HIGHWAY 3 & 4). HUSKER SPENT YEARS IN THE KITCHEN DRAWER UNTIL TIME OF DONATION.
Catalogue Number
P19930068007
Acquisition Date
1993-11
Collection
Museum
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