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Catalog Number 1997.020.001
Description Oliver 33 steel-beam walking plow has a steel beam that is painted red. Oak handles with clear varnish have two wooden dowel cross-bars. Beam is affixed to blade with red-painted parts and a red steel angled cross-bar is just above blade for support.
Object Name Plow
Collection 3D - Agricultural Tools & Equipment
Title Oliver 33 Steel-beam Walking Plow
Date Late 19th - Early 20th Century
Creator Oliver
Role Manufacturer
Inscription Text "WP23" (one of many part numbers)
Provenance Used in San Mateo County; part of the Runnymede Farm Collection
Dimensions H-25.5 W-37 D-96 inches
Search Terms Agriculture
Agriculture Technology
Farm Equipment
Farm Implements
Runnymede Farm Collection
Subjects Agricultural machinery & implements