Used in the woodturning business of Adolph Bruhn & Son, South Melbourne, 1970-1990, and previously in Little Collins Street, Melbourne. The business made a wide range of wooden products, including tables and architectural mouldings, and undertook specialist turning tasks. Part of a collection of nearly 900 items, including a lathe, cutting tools, hand tools, products, workshop fittings, office equipment, portraits, and an accounts ledger.

Physical Description

Tool appears to be used to bore/drill holes. Metal frame is shaped like an 'E' but without middle horizontal bar. The top horizontal bar extends up at u.r. and topping this is mushroom-shaped grip. Along 'E' vertical is a wooden grip. At end of bottom horizontal bar of 'E' there is a curve down at l.r. which ends in a holder, probably for drill bits. Found in Area A of workshop.

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