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HOLLOW BIT TONGS

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Material
METAL/ALLOY-IRON-WROUGHT;
Description
An all metal pair of pliers fashioned of two long narrow pieces of iron joined by a pin at the head. The handles are 40cm long. The bit is 4.5cm long (from pin) and has a smooth rounded out center with grooves along the edges. One side of the bit is still round, the other has been somewhat flatt…
Other Names
BIT,ROUND
Category
TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT FOR MATERIALS
Sub-Category
METALWORKING TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT
Description
An all metal pair of pliers fashioned of two long narrow pieces of iron joined by a pin at the head. The handles are 40cm long. The bit is 4.5cm long (from pin) and has a smooth rounded out center with grooves along the edges. One side of the bit is still round, the other has been somewhat flattened though there is still evidence of its original shape and grooves.
History Of Use
Used for blacksmithing.
Material
METAL/ALLOY-IRON-WROUGHT;
Width
3.5
Length
47
Depth
1.5
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
1991.0064.0001
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
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