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January 2013 Mystery Tool A

1/7/2013 9:33:05 AM

Tags: antique farm tools, january 2013, what is it

Do you recognize this mystery tool?

January 2013 Mystery Tool A 

January 2013 Mystery Tool A 

This old farm tool measures 21-1/2 inches long, 11-1/2 inches wide and 12-1/2 inches tall. There are no markings.

If you recognize this mystery tool, leave a comment below.

Check back here February 19 for the correct answer, or find it in the March issue of Farm Collector.

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Albert Meng
1/17/2013 8:00:13 PM
This looks like a cabbage shredder so that sauerkraut can be made in crocks

Gary Hayes
1/16/2013 12:59:18 AM
Looks like it could peel the husks from walnuts. But you would probably still end up with stained hands.

1/13/2013 4:23:59 PM

Jim Mamajek
1/8/2013 4:39:08 PM
It looks like a machine to grate cheese

Jim Mamajek
1/8/2013 4:36:17 PM
Looks like a cheese grating machine.


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