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AHREM'S Goodline Saw Setting Tool

https://search.bvmuseum.org/link/artifacts836
Material
METAL-STEEL;
Description
This tool looks like a small pair of pliers with an adjusting screw on the top side that is hooked up to a spring for spring action handles. The steel has an engraved pattern on the handles.
Category
TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT FOR MATERIALS
Sub-Category
METALWORKING TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT
Description
This tool looks like a small pair of pliers with an adjusting screw on the top side that is hooked up to a spring for spring action handles. The steel has an engraved pattern on the handles.
History Of Use
This item can be found in the old Marshall-Wells catalogue. It was made especially to set teeth on Swedish Hand or Back saws, but could be used on any ordinary hand or Pulp Saw. Made of Henry Broker's Arrow Stamped steel. This tool sold for $1.60 each.
Material
METAL-STEEL;
Length
18.2
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
1987.46.1
Type of Record
Museum Artifact

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Awl

https://search.bvmuseum.org/link/artifacts594
Material
METAL-STEEL; WOOD-UNKNOWN;
Description
Small hand made awl with awl bound to wooden handle with string. Brown and white paint stains on the wood.
Category
TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT FOR MATERIALS
Sub-Category
METALWORKING TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT
Description
Small hand made awl with awl bound to wooden handle with string. Brown and white paint stains on the wood.
Material
METAL-STEEL; WOOD-UNKNOWN;
Length
9.8
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
1981.71.3
Type of Record
Museum Artifact

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Blacksmith Tongs

https://search.bvmuseum.org/link/artifacts1429
Material
METAL/ALLOY-UNKNOWN;
Description
A long green blacksmithing tool. It has two handles that pull apart so the bottom opens. The bottom is square and rectangular.
Category
TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT FOR SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY
Sub-Category
METALWORKING TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT
Description
A long green blacksmithing tool. It has two handles that pull apart so the bottom opens. The bottom is square and rectangular.
History Of Use
This tool was used and owned by Peavine Harvey.
Material
METAL/ALLOY-UNKNOWN;
Height
2.7
Width
2.6
Length
55
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
1994.5.5
Type of Record
Museum Artifact

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Blacksmith Tongs

https://search.bvmuseum.org/link/artifacts1430
Material
METAL/ALLOY-UNKNOWN;
Description
A long green blacksmithing tool. It has two handles that pull apart so the bottom opens. The bottom is square and rectangular.
Category
TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT FOR SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY
Sub-Category
METALWORKING TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT
Description
A long green blacksmithing tool. It has two handles that pull apart so the bottom opens. The bottom is square and rectangular.
History Of Use
This blacksmithing tool was used by Peavine Harvey.
Material
METAL/ALLOY-UNKNOWN;
Height
3.2
Width
3.9
Length
51.5
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
1994.5.6
Type of Record
Museum Artifact

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Blow Torch

https://search.bvmuseum.org/link/artifacts3832
Material
METAL/ALLOY-BRASS; WOOD-UNKNOWN;
Description
A brass 34cm round blow torch with a wooden handle and metal operating control on the top. Manufactures' plate is worn off. The brass fuel filler screw has the number 87 stamped on the top . On the control screw for operating the torch fuel is stamped OTTO BERNA CO ROCHESTER NY around the inner cir…
Category
TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT FOR SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY
Sub-Category
METALWORKING TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT
Place Of Manufacture
United States: Rochester, New York
Description
A brass 34cm round blow torch with a wooden handle and metal operating control on the top. Manufactures' plate is worn off. The brass fuel filler screw has the number 87 stamped on the top . On the control screw for operating the torch fuel is stamped OTTO BERNA CO ROCHESTER NY around the inner circle of its' top
Material
METAL/ALLOY-BRASS; WOOD-UNKNOWN;
Accession No.
2017.98.1
Type of Record
Museum Artifact

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Carriage Wrench

https://search.bvmuseum.org/link/artifacts167
Material
METAL-STEEL;
Description
This tool is 23.7cm long and made of steel. On one end is a square shape and on the other end is a hexagon shape with 3/4 squares branching off three sides.
Other Names
Buggy Wrench
Category
TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT FOR MATERIALS
Sub-Category
METALWORKING TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT
Description
This tool is 23.7cm long and made of steel. On one end is a square shape and on the other end is a hexagon shape with 3/4 squares branching off three sides.
History Of Use
This tool was used for taking wheels off of buggies or carriages for greasing etc.
Material
METAL-STEEL;
Length
23.7
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
1971.86.1
Type of Record
Museum Artifact

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Chisel

https://search.bvmuseum.org/link/artifacts463
Material
METAL-STEEL;
Description
Chisel is a flat rectangular piece of metal with a thin tapered end and a small flat end.
Category
TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT FOR MATERIALS
Sub-Category
METALWORKING TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT
Description
Chisel is a flat rectangular piece of metal with a thin tapered end and a small flat end.
History Of Use
Chisel used for blacksmithing and metalworking purposes.
Material
METAL-STEEL;
Width
4.5
Length
26.5
Depth
0.5
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
1979.115.45 k
Type of Record
Museum Artifact

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Chisel

https://search.bvmuseum.org/link/artifacts469
Material
METAL-STEEL;
Description
Chisel is a metal, rounded tool with a small tapered end measuring 3cm wide. The other end is rounded and 4cm in diameter.
Category
TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT FOR MATERIALS
Sub-Category
METALWORKING TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT
Description
Chisel is a metal, rounded tool with a small tapered end measuring 3cm wide. The other end is rounded and 4cm in diameter.
History Of Use
Chisel used for blacksmithing and metalworking purposes.
Material
METAL-STEEL;
Length
30
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
1979.115.45 q
Type of Record
Museum Artifact

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Chisel

https://search.bvmuseum.org/link/artifacts472
Material
METAL-STEEL;
Description
Chisel is a four sided punch that tapers to a flat semi-pointed square bit. The face is slightly mushroomed from use and measures 2.5cm by 2.5cm. The bit is 1cm by 1cm.
Category
TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT FOR MATERIALS
Sub-Category
METALWORKING TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT
Description
Chisel is a four sided punch that tapers to a flat semi-pointed square bit. The face is slightly mushroomed from use and measures 2.5cm by 2.5cm. The bit is 1cm by 1cm.
History Of Use
Chisel used for blacksmithing and metalworking purposes.
Material
METAL-STEEL;
Width
2.5
Length
13
Depth
2.5
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
1979.115.45 b
Type of Record
Museum Artifact

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Chisel

https://search.bvmuseum.org/link/artifacts461
Material
METAL-STEEL;
Description
Chisel is a four sided punch that tapers to a dull point on the end. Square head is slightly mushroomed from use.
Category
TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT FOR MATERIALS
Sub-Category
METALWORKING TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT
Description
Chisel is a four sided punch that tapers to a dull point on the end. Square head is slightly mushroomed from use.
History Of Use
Chisel used for blacksmithing and metalworking purposes.
Material
METAL-STEEL;
Width
1.3
Length
16.5
Depth
1.3
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
1979.115.45 a
Type of Record
Museum Artifact

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Chisel

https://search.bvmuseum.org/link/artifacts863
Material
METAL-STEEL
Description
This tool is solid steel, 17.2cm long with a flattened end for chiseling.
Category
TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT FOR MATERIALS
Sub-Category
METALWORKING TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT
Description
This tool is solid steel, 17.2cm long with a flattened end for chiseling.
Material
METAL-STEEL
Length
17.2
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
1987.53.13
Type of Record
Museum Artifact

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Chisel

https://search.bvmuseum.org/link/artifacts471
Material
METAL-STEEL;
Description
Chisel is a long, rounded bar with a short tapered bit 2.5cm wide. The other end is rounded and flat with a diameter of 2.5cm.
Category
TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT FOR MATERIALS
Sub-Category
METALWORKING TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT
Description
Chisel is a long, rounded bar with a short tapered bit 2.5cm wide. The other end is rounded and flat with a diameter of 2.5cm.
History Of Use
Chisel used for blacksmithing and metalworking purposes.
Material
METAL-STEEL;
Width
2.5
Length
37
Circumference
6.5
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
1979.115.45 s
Type of Record
Museum Artifact

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Chisel

https://search.bvmuseum.org/link/artifacts1559
Material
METAL-STEEL;
Description
A metal chisel which is rounded with gradual flattening out to a pointed bit with a .75cm wide end. The head of chisel is slightly mushroomed from use.
Category
TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT FOR MATERIALS
Sub-Category
METALWORKING TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT
Description
A metal chisel which is rounded with gradual flattening out to a pointed bit with a .75cm wide end. The head of chisel is slightly mushroomed from use.
History Of Use
Chisel used for metalworking purposes possibly blacksmithing.
Material
METAL-STEEL;
Width
2.5
Length
17.5
Circumference
7
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
1996.34.1
Type of Record
Museum Artifact

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Chisels

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Material
METAL/ALLOY-IRON-CAST;
Description
a) The top of the chisel has many sides that make it look round. Halfway down the chisel is very flat, then at the very end it becomes slightly larger. The end of this chisel has a pointy shape to it. b) round cylinder shaped body and flattened at the end to form the chisel. The top is mushroomed f…
Category
TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT FOR MATERIALS
Sub-Category
METALWORKING TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT
Description
a) The top of the chisel has many sides that make it look round. Halfway down the chisel is very flat, then at the very end it becomes slightly larger. The end of this chisel has a pointy shape to it. b) round cylinder shaped body and flattened at the end to form the chisel. The top is mushroomed from use and middle of the body has a white paint looking substance smeared on it.
Material
METAL/ALLOY-IRON-CAST;
Width
2
Length
20.7
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Number Of Parts
2
Accession No.
1983.23.8 a-b
Type of Record
Museum Artifact

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Cross Peen Hammer

https://search.bvmuseum.org/link/artifacts439
Material
METAL-STEEL;
WOOD-UNKNOWN;
Description
A hammer with a 34cm long, wooden, rounded handle. Fitted onto this is a metal head with a rounded, flat end and a pointed, wedge-shaped end. The head is grooved in places.
Category
TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT FOR MATERIALS
Sub-Category
METALWORKING TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT
Description
A hammer with a 34cm long, wooden, rounded handle. Fitted onto this is a metal head with a rounded, flat end and a pointed, wedge-shaped end. The head is grooved in places.
History Of Use
Hammer used for blacksmithing purposes.
Material
METAL-STEEL;
WOOD-UNKNOWN;
Width
13.5
Length
39.5
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
1979.115.40 a
Type of Record
Museum Artifact

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Cross Peen Hammer

https://search.bvmuseum.org/link/artifacts441
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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Crucible

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Description
Brown and cream, small, cone-shaped crucible made from porous pottery. It was a narrow base and a wider opening
Category
TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT FOR MATERIALS
Sub-Category
METALWORKING TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT
Description
Brown and cream, small, cone-shaped crucible made from porous pottery. It was a narrow base and a wider opening
Height
9.8
Diameter
(of top) 7.7
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
2006.4.1
Type of Record
Museum Artifact

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Crucible

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Description
Ceramic cup that is tapered towards the bottom. Bottom is stamped "BATTERSEA / ENGLAND / 20 / ??"
Category
TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT FOR MATERIALS
Sub-Category
METALWORKING TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT
Description
Ceramic cup that is tapered towards the bottom. Bottom is stamped "BATTERSEA / ENGLAND / 20 / ??"
History Of Use
Used to contain metal which has been melted in a furnace or metal which will be melted at high temperatures.
Accession No.
2017.38.1
Type of Record
Museum Artifact

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Fishplate Wrench

https://search.bvmuseum.org/link/artifacts3447
Material
METAL / ALLOY - UNKNOWN
Description
A large metal wrench with two small holes at one end. The head of the wrench has been welded on sideways instead of the traditional flat style. Used by railway workers to tighten bolts on fishplates.
Other Names
Splice Bar
Joint Bar
Category
TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT FOR MATERIALS
Sub-Category
METALWORKING TOOLS AND EQUIPMENT
Description
A large metal wrench with two small holes at one end. The head of the wrench has been welded on sideways instead of the traditional flat style. Used by railway workers to tighten bolts on fishplates.
Material
METAL / ALLOY - UNKNOWN
Length
63
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
1998.8.2
Type of Record
Museum Artifact

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Flat 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 26.5cm long. The jaws are 4.5cm long (from pin) and are straight lipped and open mouthed.
Other Names
Open-mouth tongs
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 26.5cm long. The jaws are 4.5cm long (from pin) and are straight lipped and open mouthed.
History Of Use
Open-mouth tongs used for blacksmithing.
Material
METAL/ALLOY-IRON-WROUGHT;
Width
3
Length
31.5
Units Of Measurement
Centimeters
Accession No.
1979.115.41 h
Type of Record
Museum Artifact

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