What’s In a Collection? A Brief History of Saw Setting

2015-12-02T08:00:51-05:00December 2nd, 2015|

Figure 1 Nineteenth Century Saw-Wrest Being an historian, or in my case a collections manager, does not make you all knowing about history. There are times when you will look at an item in your collections and say “What could that possibly be?” This was the case a few weeks ago while working on a complete inventory of the museum’s collection. In one of our tool collections we came across a small, unlabeled, [...]