Hubert Duca Blacksmith Shop :
Title:
Hot chisel
Catalog Number:
0011.10.1
Description:
Hot chisel with wood handle used by blacksmith for cutting molten steel.
Date:
ca 1910
Size:
H-7.5 W-1.5 L-4.5 inches
Inscription:
G. L.
Kid Tales:
The hot chisel was hit with a hammer to cut through molten steel. A blacksmith held on to the handle and hammered on the end to force the chisel through the molten steel.
Subjects:
Blacksmithing
Chisels & mallets
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