Hubert Duca Blacksmith Shop :
Title:
Blacksmith anvil
Catalog Number:
1992.16.1
Description:
Blacksmith anvil with horn at one end , a cutoff hardie in the round hole and another square hole for holding other blacksmith tools.
Size:
H-8.25 W-7.5 L-20 inches
Kid Tales:
The blacksmith used the anvil for pounding, shaping, bending, and cutting pieces of molten steel. Skilled blacksmiths could keep a rhythm as the hammer hit the molten steel and the top of the anvil.
Subjects:
Blacksmithing
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