Contributed by Aroostook County Historical and Art Museum (Houlton Museum)
To tap a maple tree for sap, one drills a hole in the tree, pounds in the spile and hangs a bucket from the hook. The bucket is covered to keep dirt out.
About This Item
- Title: Maple Sap Spile, c. 1910
- Creation Date: circa 1910
- Subject Date: circa 1910
- County: Aroostook
- State: ME
- Media: Steel
- Dimensions: 6 cm x 8 cm x 2 cm
- Object Type: Physical Object
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109 Main Street, Houlton, ME 04730
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