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Catalog Number RF2003.029
Description International Harvester Dump Rake is used for raking cut grain into wind rows. Unit is painted yellow, red and blue and is solid iron metal with two long wooden beams out front. Large sixteen-spoke wheels on either side mounted to metal rod and L-shaped rod to which are affixed 27 curved rake forks with spring loop ends at top. Lever above center back for adjusting wheel height. Spade-shaped seat has two rows of round perforations, is red, and is mounted to a blue iron bar at front center. Horse tree mounted just below and in front of seat between beams.
Object Name Rake, Dump
Collection 3D - Agricultural Tools & Equipment
Title International Harvester Dump Rake
Date 1900-1930
Creator International Harvester
Role Manufacturer
Inscription Text n/a
Provenance Part of the Runnymede Farm Collection; collected from Betty Flood, Woodside.
Dimensions H-54 W-103 D-165 inches
Search Terms Agriculture
Agriculture Technology
Farm Equipment
Farm Implements
Farming
Farming Technology
Rakes
Runnymede Farm Collection
Subjects Agricultural machinery & implements
Agriculture
Farming
Machinery
Raking (Sweeping)