Manual Shears

Manual shears. Sharpened blades. Leather wrist strap attached to handle. Some oxidation. Mfg. logo stamped on one blade: “USS Cooperative” “Combination UTS, Sheffield, Eng”. Belonged to Apolonia Montoya, who ran sheep for Alva Dodd II on Gunbarrel Hill.

Object Date: ca 1920s

Object Name: Sheep Shears (Animal Husbandry)

Accession No: 2009.05.02