Machete

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Creator

unknown (unknown cultural designation) creator
Culture: probably American or English

Subject

agricultural equipment; historic landscapes; estates (agricultural); country houses; Hudson River, United States; historic farms; farming

Description

Machetes were versatile tools possibly used at Montgomery Place for cutting cane and fodder, cutting wood, clearing plant growth and chopping compost.

Coverage

Repository: Montgomery Place (American repository, 1802 CE-), Annandale-on-Hudson, Dutchess, New York, United States

Source

Bard College, Montgomery Place Collection

Date

probably ca. 19th century-early 20th century

Contributor

Sponberg-Paraday, Livia (photographer)

Rights

Prior written permission required to use any photograph from the Bard College Montgomery
Place Collection.

Type

machetes (knives)
Classification: tools; garden tools; agricultural equipment; object (utilitarian)

Identifier

Order Number: 900000
Image Number: 22019967

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Collection

Citation

unknown (unknown cultural designation) creator and Culture: probably American or English, “Machete,” Stevenson Library Digital Collections, accessed October 18, 2018, http://omekalib.bard.edu/items/show/1889.