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iron

Object Number: 
471
Medium: 
Iron
Dimensions: 
Overall: 21 1/2 in. ( 54.6 cm )
Description: 
Wrought iron wheel with four spokes, central pin hinging it to forked wrought iron hinge with long shaft handle ending in a loop.
Gallery Label: 
This wheel was probably used as a measuring instrument.
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group