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Material
METAL-STEEL
Description
Metal skates with adjustable clamps so that the skates can be made to fit different sized boots. No straps or bolts are present to attach the skate. Each features a distinctive clover leaf image towards the toe. Each is marked on the toe section with UNION HARDWARE CO / TORRINGTON / CONN / USA alth…
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Manufacturer
Union Hardware Company
Other Names
Ice Skates
Category
RECREATION OBJECTS
Sub-Category
SPORTS EQUIPMENT
Place Of Manufacture
United States: Connecticut
Start Date
1890
End Date
1910
Period or Date Notes
Dates based on similar styles of other similar Union Hardware skates
Description
Metal skates with adjustable clamps so that the skates can be made to fit different sized boots. No straps or bolts are present to attach the skate. Each features a distinctive clover leaf image towards the toe. Each is marked on the toe section with UNION HARDWARE CO / TORRINGTON / CONN / USA although it is only visible on one skate.
Material
METAL-STEEL
Width
9
Length
32
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Dimension Notes
Width is at widest point across the toe
Number Of Parts
2
Accession No.
2000.48.1 a-b
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
Images
Description
Metal wrench. One end has one head that is 2.8cm wide, the other end has two heads, each approximately 2cm wide. "G70" stamped on one side.
Title
Madison Plow Company G70 Implement Wrench
Manufacturer
Madison Plow Company
Other Names
farm wrench
implement wrench
Category
TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT FOR MATERIALS
Sub-Category
AGRICULTURE TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT
Place Of Manufacture
Madison
United States
Wisconsin
Start Date
1910
End Date
1951
Period or Date Notes
Dates based on Madison Plow Company operations, as per http://www.historicmadison.org/Madison%27s%20Past/Places/Walking%20Tours/IndustrialTour2.html (accessed November 2017).
Description
Metal wrench. One end has one head that is 2.8cm wide, the other end has two heads, each approximately 2cm wide. "G70" stamped on one side.
History Of Use
G70 wrench is listed in Madison Plow Company for their wood and steel frame transplanters, cultivators, planters, and disc harrows. It is only one of two wrenches that have been attributed to the Madison Plow Company. (Source: http://www.wrenchingnews.com/sell-page/sell.html, accessed November 2017).
Length
18.5
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
2017.118.1
Type of Record
Museum Artifact