A 'Holy Man'; 1900s; 2818
A 'Holy Man'About this object
Growing tobacco produced many innovative devices to aid in planting both seeds and seedlings. This piece of equipment was used to create holes in the soil for planting out tobacco seedlings, giving a uniform depth and space. By pressing down on the top bar the "teeth" would go into the soil, thus creating the holes.Date Made
wood and metalSubject and Association Description
Ingenious implement to create uniform holes for planting out tobacco seedlingsObject Type
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