Single-edge billhook with long Yorkshire-style handle
unknown (unknown cultural designation) creator
Culture: probably English
agricultural equipment; historic landscapes; estates (agricultural); country houses; Hudson River, United States; historic farms
Billhooks were used in pruning, clearing heavy brush, and maintaining hedges.
Repository: Montgomery Place (American repository, 1802 CE-), Annandale-on-Hudson, Dutchess, New York, United States
Bard College, Montgomery Place Collection
probably ca. 19th century-early 20th century
Sponberg-Paraday, Livia (photographer)
Prior written permission required to use any photograph from the Bard College Montgomery
length of handle 38 inches; height of blade 12.5 inches
Classification: tools; garden tools; agricultural equipment; object (utilitarian)
Order Number: 900000
Image Number: 21992279
unknown (unknown cultural designation) creator and Culture: probably English, “Single-edge billhook with long Yorkshire-style handle,” Stevenson Library Digital Collections, accessed August 19, 2022, https://omekalib.bard.edu/items/show/1858.
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