Embossing plate correcting hammer

Hammer, Ball-peen

Accession Number: 2009.17.2

Description: Light-weight ball-peen hammer, wooden handle, enameled red, narrow neck mortised through oval eye in head and secured with cut nail; stamped into cheek of head, "PLUMB/4-02".

Height: 10.5

Width: 0.75

Depth: 3

Date Made: ca. 1945

Maker: Fayette R. Plumb, Inc.

Place of Origin: Philadelphia, PA

Collection: APH Collection

History/Provenance: APH Collection

Credit Line: APH Collection, 2009.17.

Subjects: Embossing tools Manufacturing aids, tools, and supplies Tactile graphics Tactile printing process

Dimension Notes: overall

Made: Fayette R. Plumb, Inc.

Material: Steel, wood

Updated: 03/27/2012