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Cultivator Model - Disc, B.F. Avery Co., U.S.A., 1914 Object Reg. No: ST 020958

Summary:
Model of disc cultivator fitted with foot steerage for the discs. Model made by H.V. McKay Massey Harris, Sunshine, Victoria.

Patented by B. F. Avery Co., U.S.A., 1914.

Display label : Disc plough - a cultivator patented by the B.F. Avery Co. U.S.A. in 1914. A foot steered implement on which the wheels can be angled to facilitate quick movement of the disc gangs when cultivating irregularly planted rows.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from H.V. McKay Massey Harris Pty Ltd, 1938
Discipline: Technology

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Tagged with: agriculture, cultivation, industrial design, i have a 1912 calender for sale.e mail nancyyts yahoo.com., innovation design
Themes this item is part of: Hugh V. McKay, Agricultural Implement & Machinery Manufacturer, Ballarat & Sunshine, Victoria, H.V. McKay Sunshine Collection, H.V. McKay Massey Harris Pty Ltd, Agricultural Equipment Manufacturers & Importers, Sunshine, Victoria, Sustainable Futures Collection
Primary Classification: AGRICULTURE & RURAL LIFE
Secondary Classification: Crop Management - Cultivation
Tertiary Classification: model cultivators
Patentee: B.F. Avery Co, United States of America, 1914
Modelmaker: H.V. McKay Massey Harris Pty Ltd, Sunshine, Victoria, Australia, 1914-1938

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