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Cross Peen Hammer

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Material
METAL-STEEL;
WOOD-UNKNOWN;
Description
A hammer with a 29.4cm long, rounded, wooden handle. Fitted onto this is a metal head with a rounded, flat end and a pointed wedge-shaped end.
Other Names
BLACKSMITH
Category
TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT FOR MATERIALS
Sub-Category
METALWORKING TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT
Description
A hammer with a 29.4cm long, rounded, wooden handle. Fitted onto this is a metal head with a rounded, flat end and a pointed wedge-shaped end.
History Of Use
Hammer used for blacksmithing purposes. Used for striking pieces of red-hot metal in order to shape them.
Material
METAL-STEEL;
WOOD-UNKNOWN;
Height
4
Width
12
Length
33
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
1979.115.40 b
Type of Record
Museum Artifact

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ROUND PUNCH

https://search.bvmuseum.org/link/artifacts448
Material
METAL-STEEL; WOOD-UNKNOWN;
Description
Hammer has 41cm rounded, wooden handle with tapered narrow peen head and round face. Face is mushroomed.
Other Names
ROUND PUNCH HAMMER
BLACKSMITH
Category
TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT FOR MATERIALS
Sub-Category
METALWORKING TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT
Description
Hammer has 41cm rounded, wooden handle with tapered narrow peen head and round face. Face is mushroomed.
History Of Use
Hammer used for blacksmithing purposes.
Material
METAL-STEEL; WOOD-UNKNOWN;
Height
2.8
Width
10.5
Length
44
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
1979.0115.0040.9
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
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SLEDGE HAMMER

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Material
METAL-STEEL; WOOD-UNKNOWN;
Description
Hammer has 25.5cm long, rounded, wooden handle with sledge style head, 3.5cm squared ends. Visible markings '57' '8Ç' 'MADE IN CANADA'. Four nails are in eye through to handle.
Other Names
BLACKSMITH
Category
TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT FOR MATERIALS
Sub-Category
METALWORKING TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT
Description
Hammer has 25.5cm long, rounded, wooden handle with sledge style head, 3.5cm squared ends. Visible markings '57' '8Ç' 'MADE IN CANADA'. Four nails are in eye through to handle.
History Of Use
Hammer used for blacksmithing purposes.
Material
METAL-STEEL; WOOD-UNKNOWN;
Height
4.5
Width
14.5
Length
30
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
1979.0115.0040.3
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
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SLEDGE HAMMER

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Material
METAL-STEEL; WOOD-UNKNOWN;
Description
Hammer has 33cm round, wooden handle with large, sledge head 5.5cm wide on either side. Visible markings '8 LBS' 'SOLID STEEL' 'W. GILPIN' and a logo which has a crown with 'W.G.' surrounded by a jagged circle.
Other Names
BLACKSMITH
Category
TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT FOR MATERIALS
Sub-Category
METALWORKING TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT
Description
Hammer has 33cm round, wooden handle with large, sledge head 5.5cm wide on either side. Visible markings '8 LBS' 'SOLID STEEL' 'W. GILPIN' and a logo which has a crown with 'W.G.' surrounded by a jagged circle.
History Of Use
Hammer used for blacksmithing purposes.
Material
METAL-STEEL; WOOD-UNKNOWN;
Height
5.5
Width
17.5
Length
38.5
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
1979.0115.0040.6
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
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SQUARE PUNCH

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Material
METAL-STEEL; WOOD-UNKNOWN;
Description
Hammer has 38cm rounded, worn, wooden handle with long tapered, narrow peen head and square face. Visible marks on head '3/8'. Handle has been altered to accommodate head.
Other Names
BLACKSMITH
Category
TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT FOR MATERIALS
Sub-Category
METALWORKING TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT
Description
Hammer has 38cm rounded, worn, wooden handle with long tapered, narrow peen head and square face. Visible marks on head '3/8'. Handle has been altered to accommodate head.
History Of Use
Hammer used for blacksmithing purposes.
Material
METAL-STEEL; WOOD-UNKNOWN;
Height
3
Width
16.5
Length
41
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
1979.0115.0040.10
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
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SWAGE HAMMER

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Material
METAL-STEEL; WOOD-UNKNOWN;
Description
Hammer has 44.5cm squared, wooden handle with swage head. Swage head is 7cm by 6.5cm and has a groove in the middle for rounding steel. Looks like a 'C' from the side. Face is slightly mushroomed from use.
Other Names
UPPER SWAGE
BLACKSMITH
Category
TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT FOR MATERIALS
Sub-Category
METALWORKING TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT
Description
Hammer has 44.5cm squared, wooden handle with swage head. Swage head is 7cm by 6.5cm and has a groove in the middle for rounding steel. Looks like a 'C' from the side. Face is slightly mushroomed from use.
History Of Use
Hammer used for blacksmithing purposes.
Material
METAL-STEEL; WOOD-UNKNOWN;
Height
6.5
Width
12.5
Length
49
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
1979.0115.0040.7
Type of Record
Museum Artifact
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