Marlin spike

Object Number: 
1941.761b
Date: 
1800-1875
Medium: 
Wood
Dimensions: 
Overall: 15 x 1 3/8 in. ( 38.1 x 3.5 cm )
Description: 
Oak marlin spike with baluster shaped handle at one end, straight shaft which tapers slightly at the tip.
Gallery Label: 
This marlin spike was used in Gloucester, Massachusetts.
Credit Line: 
Gift of George A. Zabriskie
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group