June 2013 Mystery Tool C

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Do you recognize this tool?

This old farm tool was found in a Montana cabin. It is cast with “PATENTED OCT. 1, 1895.” The loop on top swivels 360 degrees. The small loops on the casting may have held twine or leather. It measures 24 inches wide and 15 inches tall.

If you recognize this mystery tool leave a comment below.

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

Have a tool you want to submit? Email us at editor@farmcollector.com with at least one photo taken in a well-lit area against a plain background. Include dimensions and any markings on the piece.

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