November 2013 Mystery Tool C
Do you recognize this tool?
This tool was found in a farm grove. The unit swivels on rollers that are visible on the base. It looks as if four pieces of wood may have fit into the brackets above the rollers.
If you recognize this mystery tool leave a comment below.
Check back here December 17 for the correct answer or find it in the January issue of Farm Collector.
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