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Catalog Number RF2007.080
Description Solid iron metal wheel cultivator or rotary harrow is painted red. Wheel-shaped walking harrow has five-spoke horizontal wheel with spikes hanging below outer wheel and spokes. Unit spins on vertical rod to which V-shaped handles with curved grips are mounted. Point of handles attached to meter bar that extends out front. There is a large rounded metal piece extending left and below handles. This type of cultivator is especially useful in orchards because it clears weeds without getting caught around tree trunks.
Object Name Harrow
Collection 3D - Agricultural Tools & Equipment
Title Rotary Harrow
Date n.d.
Creator Fresno Agricultural Works
Role Manufacturer
Inscription Text "NO 4 / FRESNO AGL WORKS" (embossed on horizontal bar above center axle)
Provenance Part of the Runnymede Farm Collection.
Dimensions H-30.5 W-55.5 D-100 inches
Search Terms Agriculture
Agriculture Technology
Cultivators
Farm Equipment
Farm Implements
Farm tools
Farming
Farming Technology
Harrows
Runnymede Farm Collection
Subjects Agricultural machinery & implements
Agriculture
Farming