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January 2013 Mystery Tools D and E

Do you recognize these tools?

January 2013 Mystery Tool D

January 2013 Mystery Tool D 

This old farm tool's handle measures 11 inches long. The blade is 6 inches long.

January 2013 Mystery Tool E

January 2013 Mystery Tool E 

This old farm tool has no markings or dates. The lever is attached with wooden pegs. The base is held together with four flat-head screws, possibly a later repair or modification. It measures 28 inches tall. With the lever open, the mouth measures 2-1/2 inches wide. The base is 5-1/2 inches wide.

If you recognize either of these mystery tools, 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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