Item: Hand Auger Wrought T-Handle Wood Tool
This great hand forged t-handled one and a half inch auger dates from the mid nineteenth century. The handle is ash with tapered octagonal ends. It is stamped J. H. Murphy who was most likely the original owner. The shaft is stamped Tim'y Slack 6. He was a Chester, PA. maker of augers and brace bits. The auger measures about eighteen inches long with a fifteen inch wide handle and is in excellent condition with a wonderful patina of wear and pitting. 9442-51WP
Item Condition: exc
DIMENSIONS: 18" tall by 15" wide
Stock #: 9442d
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