Contributed by Davistown Museum
A gift to the museum by Rick Floyd. Another edge tool from the famous and prolific Cherryfield edge tool maker.
Size: 12 1/2" long, 1 7/8" wide.
Markings: "G. B. RICKER, CHERRYFIELD".
A gouge has a curved cutting edge at the end of of a blade and is used to cut or pare solid material such as metal or wood.
About This Item
- Title: Gouge
- Creator: Ricker, G. B.
- Subject Date: 1800 - 1840
- Town: Cherryfield
- County: Washington
- State: ME
- Media: forged iron, steel
- Local Code: 40501T2
- Collection: Maine Made Tool Table-Maritime III
- Object Type: Physical Object
For more information about this item, contact:Davistown Museum
PO Box 346, 58 Main Street #4, Liberty, ME 04949
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