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Bellows; Unknown; 1880s; 1306

Bellows, Unknown, 1880s, 1306
Bellows, Unknown, 1880s, 1306Bellows, Unknown, 1880s, 1306
Name/Title
Bellows
About this object
These blacksmith bellows, made c1880, are of wood and leather. They were owned and used by Mr Louis Drogemuller who, in the early 1900s, established his blacksmith business in Lower Moutere. The bellows were suspended from the roof, to which a metal rod was attached leading to a metal chain.The blacksmith would pull this, as needed, to pump the bellows.
Maker
Unknown
Date Made
1880s
Medium and Materials
Leather and wood
Measurements
1560cm (L) x 90cm (W at largest point)
Credit Line
Donated by A Holland 1985
Object Type
Bellows
Object number
1306

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