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Cole Harbour Heritage Farm Museum

Auger


Accession number: 1975.01.95 A,B
Category: Woodworking T&E
Object type: Hand
Date: before 1975
Materials: Wood, Metal, Leather
Marks/Label: A) On upper handle: Thomson Glascow B) none
Description: A) Hardwood, cylindrical handle with metal loop in centre attaching iron auger. Leather strip between metal loop and wooden handle. The auger has seven spirals with a screw at the bottom. B) Cylindrical, wooden handle. Metal loop in middle of handle connecting it to auger. The auger has eight spirals with a screw on the bottom.