Bellows; Unknown; 1880s; 1306
BellowsAbout this object
These blacksmith bellows, made c1880, are of wood and leather. They were owned and used by Mr Louis Drogemuller who, in the early 1900s, established his blacksmith business in Lower Moutere. The bellows were suspended from the roof, to which a metal rod was attached leading to a metal chain.The blacksmith would pull this, as needed, to pump the bellows.Maker
1880sMedium and Materials
Leather and woodMeasurements
1560cm (L) x 90cm (W at largest point)Credit Line
Donated by A Holland 1985Object Type
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