Brumbaugh clue

After two weeks, a two-person consensus was formed on the Brumbaugh’s tool.

Chris Epping of Funk, Nebraska was the first to guess that the tool is a Frankenstein of sorts and is actually two separate tools.

“The tool ... is a Sharples Cream separator. It looks like it may have been stripped of parts to be used as a base to mount a grinder.”

Thanks also to the Mickelsons, who guessed it was a split tool.

If you have any items lying around the farm and have been curious as to what they are, be sure to submit them with a bit of information about yourself and the item to jager.robinson@lee.net.

Thanks!