Grindstone

1972.1230

Category
Creation Date
1925
1920 – 1930
Materials

Dimensions

93.980 cm. H x 41.910 cm. W x 105.410 cm. L Item (Overall)

Description
Grindstone on steel frame. The 19" diameter flat circular stone is rotated using the foot pedals. When the stone rotates, it is used to sharpen scythes, axes, and other cutting tools. The steel frame includes a seat, two pedals, and an additional rod used to hold a little water can above the stone.

Related People and Organizations
Eliason, Orlean

Contact the Pope County Historical Society for more information