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Catalog Number 2013.007.025
Description Sheep Sheers, c. 1930-1960. Red flat metal piece bent in circular shape tapering to two crescent metal pieces, used as handles, leading to the blades of the sheers. Chain around handles to keep the blades closed. Black band around point of sheers, to keep sheers closed (not original).
Object Name Shears, Sheep
Collection 3D - Animal Husbandry Tools & Equipment
Title Sheep Sheers, c. 1930-1960
Date c. 1930-1960
Creator Unknown
Role Manufacturer
Inscription Text None.
Provenance Sheep shears for sheep used at Zanoni ranch.
Dimensions H-12.75 W-2.75 D-1.875 inches
Search Terms Bandit Built Store
Cavalli Family
Cavalli Bros. Store
Cavalli, Charles
Cavalli, Frank G.
Cavalli, Milton R.
Farm tools
Farming
La Honda - Businesses
Sheep
Tools
Subjects Farmers
Farming
Farms
Ranchers
Ranches
Sheep shearing
People Cavalli Family
Cavalli, Charles and Frank
Cavalli, Milton R.