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Catalog Number 2015.022.006
Object Name File, Metalworking
Description One metalworking file. The narrow rectangular file is made of steel. It has diagonally cut patterns on the sides and edges to create an abrasive surface. The base of the file tapers to a blunt point to allow for insertion into a wooden handle. Stamped text on the base shows "New Cut." The name, "Hayes File Co., Since 1870," is stamped on one side near the base.
Collection Industrial History
Date c.1950
Dimensions H-8 W-0.625 D-0.128 inches
Material Steel
Search Terms Hayes File Company
Hayes Grinding Service