Tanner's Hook

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“The handling consists of lifting the hides out of the pit by means of a tanner’s hook, piling them on the side till they drain, and returning them into the pit, the hide on the top in one handling going to the bottom in the next.” —The Encyclopedia Britannica, 1910


drain, Hook, hide, Tanner


The Encyclopedia Britannica, New Warner Edition (New York, NY: The Werner Company, 1893)


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