Hubert Duca Blacksmith Shop :
Title:
Blacksmith forged horseshoe
Catalog Number:
0011.10.4
Description:
A hot horseshoe which was heated in a forge and bent to fit the correct size of a horse's hoof. After fitting the shoe is cooled in water and nailed to the white line of the hoof.
Size:
W-5.75 L-7 inches
Kid Tales:
Blacksmiths made horseshoes to fit a horse's hooves. Before the shoes were nailed in place he would trim the hooves for a perfect fit.
Subjects:
Horseshoes
Blacksmithing
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