"Hand Hoes and Hoeing"
This is an original 1807 black and white copper engraving of a triangular hand hoe (fig. 8), a two-pointed hand hoe (fig. 9), a treble hoe (figs. 10 and 11), a trench hoe (fig. 12), a double-hand hoe (fig. 13), and profiles of horse-hoes and harrows that were used on English farms in the early 19th century.
This 206+ year old Item is rated Very Fine +. Moderate foxing and aging. Light creasing. Some light surface rub. Small tear - top right corner. Heavy water staining.
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!
Keywords specific to this image: Tool, Implement
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