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Object ID # 1991.021.020
Object Name Wrench, Lug
Title Model T Ford Wrench
Lexicon category 4: T&E For Materials
Year Range from 1908
Year Range to 1927
Artist Ford
Made Ford
Place of Origin Unknown
Description Flat-style FORD Model T automotive wrench. This wrench has a flat shank with three differently sized hexagonal holes and one roughly circular hole. "Ford" is impressed in the middle of one side.
Makers mark "Ford" is impressed in the middle of one side.
Provenance Unknown provenance. Last belonged Gilbert Rice. Rice grew up in Massie, in Holland Township, Grey County. His father was George Rice. Gilbert became a mechanic and a member of the Bluewater branch of the Antique & Classic Car Club of Canada.
Collection Transportation, Automobiles & Equipment Collection
Material Metal
Dimensions W-6 L-21.5 D-0.3 cm
Found Owen Sound, Grey County
Function Used for opening lubrication locations (e.g. crank case, gear box, etc.) of a Model T Ford automobile.