People of the Waters - Travel and Trade
OPM #:
2010.77.1
Object Name:
Trap
Description:
Hand forged wrought iron animal trap with single steel spring. Each jaw has three teeth riveted to the jaw. When open and set, the jaws are about 9" apart. The pan is 2 1/4" in diameter. The drag is a combination of forged rod and chain about 2' long.
Comments:
This large trap would be for an animal such as a bear.
Material:
Iron/Steel
Culture/Period:
Pioneer
Dimensions:
H-6 W-16 L-31 inches
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Aug 2010 before in-house treatmentAug 2010 before in-house treatment
Aug 2010 before in-house treatmentAug 2010 before in-house treatment