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Catalog Number RF2003.061
Description John Deere iron-beam single horse-drawn walking plow. Single blade plow is iron, painted green, with wooden handles attached at "V" behind blade and mounted to front bar with iron braces that have been painted red. Wooden handles are finished with a clear laquer.
Object Name Plow
Collection 3D - Agricultural Tools & Equipment
Title John Deere Iron-beam Plow
Date 1900-1930
Creator John Deere
Role Manufacturer
Inscription Text "7859" (part number inscribed in bottom metal plate); "G/ B497-A / ..." (part number embossed at front harness plate)
Provenance Part of the Runnymede Farm Collection; collected from Dale M. Yearian, Oakdale.
Dimensions H-38 W-25 D-87 inches
Search Terms Agriculture
Farm Equipment
Farm Implements
Farming
Plows
Runnymede Farm Collection
Subjects Agricultural machinery & implements
Agriculture
Farming
Plowing
Plows