Do you recognize this tool?
This mystery tool has three wooden rollers. The top one turns with the crank and is also on a concentric hub that makes it wobble back and forth. “THE BOSS” is stenciled on the top. A label on the front reads “F. ZIMERMAN – PAMELA N.Y.” On the back is a label that reads “PATENT APPLIED FOR.” Across the top is a wood bar with a threaded wing nut for tensioning the rollers.
If you recognize this old farm tool, leave a comment in the comment section below.
Check back here July 17 for the correct answer, or find it in the August issue of Farm Collector.
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