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July 24, 2019

 

 

A horse boot! The boot is made of leather and has a horseshoe on the bottom. It’s just like a spare tire. This boot is on display at the museum. Thanks to those who played along!


August 31, 2019

 

 

This unusual item is a bed key! In the 1800’s, beds were valuable possessions and often slow to burn. Firefighters used this tool to quickly disassemble and remove beds.