Iron, Fluting

1968.983.18

Creation Date
1850 – 1885

Dimensions

6.350 cm. W x 25.400 cm. L Item (Overall)

Description
Steel tongs for fluting. They made 4.5 x .5 inch individual flutes in the pastor's collar. The instrument itself is made of 2 slender pieces of steel that operate in a scissors-like fashion. Overall length - 9.5 inches.

Related People and Organizations
Peterson, Aage
Peterson, Hansine (Koefod)
Geographic Notes
Starbuck, Minnesota
Geographic Names
Starbuck, Pope, Minnesota, United States, NA [45.6144,-95.53115] [id:5048587]

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