Round wooden handle on top of a metal frame; in the centre is an other wooden handle and more metal frame which has a chuck on the very end. This is where you would insert a drill bit.
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.