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Catalog Number 1956.003.0016
Accession number 1956.003.
Object Name Oxshoe
Description On side of oxshoe.

Tag found with object: "Ox shoes used on plow oxen. U.S.A."

From Western Memorabilia by William C. Ketchum: Ox shoes of wrought iron. The unusual shape of the shoe was dictated by the nature of the beast's hoof and the work it was expected to do.
Collection Adam East Collection
Source East, Adam
Collector Adam East
Material Metal
People East, Adam H.