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Catalog Number RF2013.001
Description Scythe with basket or cradle scythe has a curved handle with single side grip. Blade is curved and long and attached to handle end. "Basket" is comprised of four curved wooden teeth on a rectangular "fork" with two cross beams at top and is located on grip side of blade. There are five metal wires connecting basket to scythe. Used for harvesting grasses.
Object Name Scythe, Cradle
Collection 3D - Agricultural Tools & Equipment
Title Scythe with Basket
Date n.d.
Creator Unknown
Role Manufacturer
Inscription Text n/a
Provenance Part of the Runnymede Farm Collection; collected from Omega.
Dimensions H-50.5 W-25.25 D-60 inches
Dimension Details Approx.
Search Terms Agriculture Technology
Farming Technology
Runnymede Farm Collection
Subjects Agricultural machinery & implements