Plug Drill Hammer

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Plug Drill Hammer

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The plug drill hammer or hand hammer is a smooth faced hammer with two striking faces weighing from two to five pounds. It is used for hand drilling, pointing and chiseling in the harder kinds of rocks. The unusual form has both faces alike.

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  • Title: Plug Drill Hammer
  • Creation Date: circa 1900
  • Subject Date: circa 1900
  • Locations:
    • Mount Desert, Hancock County, ME
  • Media: Wood, metal
  • Object Type: Physical Object

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Maine Granite Industry Historical Society
62 Beech Hill Cross Road, Mount Desert, ME 04660

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