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    • Black fan

    • Fans (Accessories)
    • The fan made of accordian pleated coarse black fabric and unfolds forming a full circle. The brass-tipped handles are made of wood covered with a thin layer of leather, and can be held together by a small metal clip.
    • Glue pot

    • Glue; Pots & pans
    • Similar to a double boiler, this set of pots was used to heat hide glue, an adhesive made by boiling animal connective tissue. The larger pot is marked "Marietta, PA" on its exterior. Both pots have curved wire handles.
    • Bullet mold

    • Bullets; Ammunition
    • The hinged brass Springfield bullet mold has two handles connected by a bolt. Cavities allow for two lead bullets to be cast at once.
    • Walnut dresser with mirror

    • Chests; Furniture; Mirrors
    • The dark walnut dresser includes a framed mirror with two small decorative shelves and a marble surface at its center. The Victorian piece has five drawers with carved wooden handles.
    • Lard press

    • Machinery; Equipment; Home food processing
    • This elaborate example of a lard press includes a long board mounted on four legs, and an extension with a notch in the top that supports a handle that pivots on a peg. A plunger device is mounted on the handle, and when depressed it is inserted...
    • Fireplace tongs

    • Equipment
    • Constructed from two long parallel hinged handles that curve into opposing semi-circles near the ends, these tongs were used to handle hot wood and coals in a fireplace or fire.
    • Wooden armoire

    • Closets; Cupboards; Furniture
    • The dark finished armoire is tall, with two doors. The unfinished interior is divided, with a section for hanging clothing, and a section containing seven storage shelves. Handles or doorknobs are missing from this piece of furniture.
    • Bullet mold

    • Bullets; Ammunition
    • This rusted mold has two handles that are hinged to form the round cavity for molding a single lead bullet.
    • Surgical instruments

    • Medicine; Surgical instruments; Medical equipment & supplies; Boxes; Civil War
    • This latched wooden box with a key lock has two velvet-lined compartments. With two cloth handles, the top compartment can be removed. A variety of surgical tools and implements are stored inside this medical kit that belonged to Civil War...
    • Wire cutter

    • Equipment; Wire
    • This unusual wire cutter or pliers has a rounded top, and is fastened with three screws to the connecting handles. The series of holes of various sizes may allow the tool to function as a wire stripper.
    • Cast iron pot

    • Cast ironwork; Pots & pans; Cooking utensils
    • This cast iron pot has three legs, making it useful for campfire or fireplace cooking. The rusted and worn pot has two small handles, and the lid has a split handle which is possibly damaged.
    • Cast iron pot

    • Cast ironwork; Pots & pans; Cooking utensils
    • With a blackened surface, this cast iron pot has two handles and tripod legs, making it useful for campfire and fireplace cooking.
    • Bullet mold

    • Bullets; Ammunition
    • The metal bullet mold has two handles that are hinged to form round cavities for molding lead bullets.


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