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October 2013 Mystery Tool C

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Do you recognize this tool?

October 2013 Mystery Tool C

This mystery farm tool appears to be a metal shear. It measures 31 inches long. The blades measure 7-1/2 inches long. It is marked "J&E NORTH - BERLIN CT." The handles look at though they fit into something that drives them. The smaller one is flat; the larger one is tapered with four sides.

If you recognize this mystery tool leave a comment below.

Check back here Nov. 16 for the correct answer or find it in the December issue of Farm Collector.

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