Contributed by Davistown Museum
Chamfering knife, also spelled champering, also called a jigger. An edge tool used by a cooper to cut the inside lip of a barrel.
Size: 17" long with a 9" handle.
About This Item
- Title: Chamfering knife, ca. 1820
- Creation Date: circa 1820
- Subject Date: circa 1820
- County: Waldo
- State: ME
- Media: Wood, steel
- Local Code: 100400T13
- Collection: Historic Maritime III (1800-1840): Boomtown Years & the Dawn of the Industrial Revolution
- Object Type: Physical Object
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PO Box 346, 58 Main Street #4, Liberty, ME 04949
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