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Sheep poke

Object Number: 
1938.294
Date: 
1800-1900
Medium: 
Wood
Dimensions: 
Overall: 10 1/2 x 12 1/2 x 13 in. ( 26.7 x 31.8 x 33 cm )
Description: 
Wooden sheep poke; squared tapering post with a hole carved though the tapered end; two chip carved, cylindrical shafts inserted through the body at right angles.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. J. Insley Blair
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group