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Catalog Number RF2003.067
Description Seated cultivator has long wooden beam out front that tapers to a rounded end covered with iron metal. Two double-seven-spoke wheels on either side of body which is composed of two rows each of seven curved metal bars attached to vertical springs in center and a horizontal rod at front above which is mounted a spade-shaped seat with two rows of oval perforations. A wire spring lever is mounted to right of seat for making wheel height adjustments. A large spring is mounted below left side of seat and extends down to front of harrow unit.
Object Name Cultivator
Collection 3D - Agricultural Tools & Equipment
Title Cultivator
Date 1900-1930
Creator Unknown
Role Manufacturer
Inscription Text n/a
Provenance Part of the Runnymede Farm Collection; collected fromStuart Schroeder, Santa Rosa.
Dimensions H-58.5 W-93 D-194 inches
Search Terms Agriculture
Agriculture Technology
Cultivators
Farm Equipment
Farm Implements
Farming
Farming Technology
Runnymede Farm Collection
Subjects Agricultural machinery & implements
Agriculture
Farming
Machinery