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Agricultural implement

Agricultural implement
Title
Agricultural implement
Date 
1800-1850
Medium 
Wood, leather
Dimensions 
Overall: 3 x 54 x 3 in. ( 7.6 x 137.2 x 7.6 cm )
Description 
Wood implement; wood tapering handle tied with leather straps to a cylindrical piece of wood.
Object Number 
Z.2961
Gallery Label 
This implement is blunt, cylindrical piece of wood possibly used to strike something.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group