Accession number: 2003.29.8
Date: 1841 – 1917
Materials: Wood; Metal
Measurements: 74.5 cm L x 17 cm WWidth is measured across the widest part of the saw blade
Narrative: Used between 1841-1917, Appraised Requested and completed. Mr. Keen used to be a cabinet makers and wheelright.
Metal saw with wooden handle
History of Use:
Used by cabinet maker, Edward Keen (1841-1917) and his son George (1879-1947). Edward and his wife Jane (1847-1930) resided on Charleton Street, Digby, Nova Scotia. His workshop was located on the property.
Donor, Chester Keen, was the grandson of Edward and the son of George Keen.