1807 Copper Engraving Scarifier Sward Dresser Farm Machinery Agriculture TCF2


"Scarifiers and Scufflers"

This is an original 1807 black and white copper engraving of a scarifier or sward dresser (fig. 1), a hoe plough or plow (fig. 2), a scuffler that was invented by the Reverend Mr. Priest of Norfolk, England (figs. 3-5), an Amos scuffler (figs. 6 and 7), and Bower's scuffler (fig. 8).


This 206+ year old Item is rated Very Fine +. Moderate foxing and aging. Moderate creasing. Some light surface rub. Moderate water stain - left side.

  • 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 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.

Keywords specific to this image: Farming, Tool, Implement, Apparatus