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Catalog Number RF2003.027
Description Solid iron Parlin & Orendorf two-row cultivator painted green and red with large yellow painted twelve-spoke wheels. Long red wooden beam extends out front with single tree attached to front end and double tree, attached at center so it can swivel side-to-side, mounted to back. Green painted wooden handles extend above both sets of painted green cultivator blades below and on either side of red spade-shaped seat with two rows of round perforations around seat's edge. Seat extends back from red body to which three vertical rods with spring rod clamp handles are mounted to notched brackets for adjusting blade height and angle. Two each large red metal springs are mounted to both sides of body: one set is vertical and the other horizontal and both are mounted to front of cultivator units.
Object Name Cultivator
Collection 3D - Agricultural Tools & Equipment
Title Parlin & Orendorf Two-row Cultivator
Date 1900-1930
Creator Parlin & Orendorf
Role Manufacturer
Inscription Text various part numbers (i.e. "3892R") embossed throughout
Provenance Part of the Runnymede Farm Collection; collected from Paul Ferrari, Lincoln.
Dimensions H-61 W-62 D-195 inches
Search Terms Agriculture
Agriculture Technology
Farm Equipment
Farm Implements
Runnymede Farm Collection
Subjects Agricultural machinery & implements