1807 Copper Engraving Paring Plow Spade Farming Machinery Agriculture Tool TCF2


"Paring Ploughs"

This is an original 1807 black and white copper engraving of a Paring-Plow (figs. 1 and 2), Paring Spade or Breast-Plow (fig. 3), and another farm implement that were used for paring and burning farmland during the early 19th century.


This 206+ year old Item is rated Very Fine +. Moderate foxing and aging. Light wrinkling. Some light surface rub.

  • Product Type: Original Copper Engraving; Black / White
  • Grade: Very Fine +
  • Dimensions: Approximately 8 x 10.5 inches; 20 x 27 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 the second 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!

Reproductive art by C. Blunt.