Horse hoof pick tool
|Description||A tool used to remove debris from horses' hooves, circa the 1880s. The tool has a worn wooden handle with a grooved notch and two blades: one slides into side of tool, the other is stationery with a pointed prong and flat surface hook. Used in Mandan, North Dakota, possibly by Dakota people.
|Format||Content Category: artifacts
|Measurements||2 1/2 inches length
7/8 inches width
1/2 inches depth
Collected by: Bryant, David K.
Used by (possibly) Dakota Indians
Used in Mandan, Morton County, North Dakota, United States
Indian. Tools & Equipment. Agriculture & Animal Husbandry
Trade & Industry. Small Industry. Metal. Blacksmith
|Dates||Use: Approximately 1888
|Holding Type||3D Objects|