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Old 05-25-2019, 04:51 PM
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Ok so I didn't find this metal detecting but need help. Got this at a garage sale today. Looks like a plow blade for a cast iron toy. I can't find anything about it. Anybody recognize it ?
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Old 05-25-2019, 04:53 PM
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Something is telling me it's not from a toy. I don't know why.

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Old 05-25-2019, 05:19 PM
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There was a company called the Hamburg foundry and they made plowes. I believe they were located in Pa. .
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Something is telling me it's not from a toy. I don't know why.

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I agree, too finely made. Maybe part of a display that showed different types of blades available. Or a salesman's sample type thing. Ironically, I live near Hamburg.

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Old 05-25-2019, 07:35 PM
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I didn't think it being a sample. I live about 2 hours south of Hamburg. For the size I just assumed it was for a toy.

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Looks a lot like a larger plow blade I recently found in Virginia. Mine is labeled "Olson". I don't think yours is from a toy either......

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It's part of an ad. Maybe it was on a watch fob, a button, paperweight or other object.
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Originally Posted by bowwinkles View post
There was a company called the Hamburg foundry and they made plowes. I believe they were located in Pa. .
Hamburg Plow works....hmm

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no info but here is another one ..should be able to track it down.
Pic came up along with lots of cast iron bells and etc but that may mean nothing.
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Why could it not be a salesman's "sample"?
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