Tool

Object Number: 
2002.1.496
Date: 
1880-1930
Medium: 
Metal
Dimensions: 
16 x 6 x 5 1/2 in.
Description: 
This heavy metal tool has a broken handle and a chopping blade operated by a toothed gear. A ruler marked in inches protrudes from one side of the chopping base. Perhaps for cutting lengths of leather or paper.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group