Blade setter; Unknown maker; Unknown; CR1994.019.8

Name/Title

Blade setter

About this object

Blacksmith made tool for setting blade shears. This device held the blades of hand shears at the correct angle so that they could be quickly and accurately sharpened for shearing sheep.

Maker

Unknown maker

Maker Role

Blacksmith

Date Made

Unknown

Place Made

New Zealand, Otago, Cromwell

Medium and Materials

Processed metal - iron

Inscription and Marks

None

Measurements

H 100mm x L 170mm x W 40mm

Subject and Association Keywords

Tools

Credit Line

From the Collection of the Cromwell Museum

Object Type

Tools

Object number

CR1994.019.8

Copyright Licence  

All rights reserved

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