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Carpenter's handmade bow saw

1988.0116.0026

Carpenter's handmade bow saw

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A handmade carpenter's bow saw, consisting of a small wooden spoke used to tighten rope stretched between parallel arms that are joined at opposite end by an adjustable blade. The wooden frame is roughly finished, un-sanded and lightly coated with unevenly applied wood stain.

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