September 2012 Mystery Tool D

Reader Contribution by Farm Collector
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Do you recognize this tool?

This mystery tool is marked “Iowa Farming Tool Co., Fort Madison, Iowa.” The long straight piece measures about 1-1/2-inch square and 40 inches long. Loop measures about 8 inches by 12 inches.

If you recognize this old farm tool, leave a comment below.

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

Have a mystery tool you want to submit? Email us at 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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