1807 Copper Engraving Horizontal Auger Boring Machine Farm Tool Agriculture TCF1

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"Horizontal Auger"

This is an original 1807 black and white copper engraving of an illustration by C. Blunt that details the parts and components of a Horizontal Auger boring machine that was invented by a Mr. Haford of Hathern in Leicestershire, England.

CONDITION

This 206+ year old Item is rated Very Fine +. Moderate foxing and aging. Light creasing. Some light surface rub. Small hole - bottom margin.

  • Product Type: Original Copper Engraving; Black / White
  • Grade: Very Fine +
  • Dimensions: Approximately 10.5 x 8 inches; 27 x 20 cm
  • Authentication: Serial-Numbered Certificate of Authenticity w/ Full Provenance
  • Protection: Packaged in a custom archival sleeve with an acid-free black board (great for display, gift-giving, and preservation)

Period Paper is excited to present a collection of copper engravings from 1807 of antique farm machinery, livestock, farm buildings, and land management practices from the early 19th century. To continue "plowing" through this rare collection, simply click on the link provided beneath the condition paragraph. Enjoy!

This piece was illustrated by Blunt, C.. Artist name printed on page - bottom right of image.

Reproductive art by C. Blunt.

Keywords specific to this image: Equipment

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