SMOKER'S COMPANION: An iron combination tool consisting of caol tongs, striker and a tobacco tamper. Approximate age is from 1670 to 1687. Location- Boughton Hill Site, Victor, New York. Dimension of this tool are 9 cm. by 4 cm.
IRON AXE: A large early Colonial iron felling axe with a narrow oval eye for hafting. Approximate age is from 1590 to 1650. Location- Factory Hollow Site, West Bloomfield, New York. Dimensions of the axe are 20 cm. by 11 cm. Weight of the axe is 3 lbs. 2.5 oz.
IRON AXES: Late Colonial iron belt axes with both a round eye and an oval eye for hafting. Approximate age is from 1750 to 1779. Location- Avon Bridge Site, Avon, New York. Dimensions of the middle axe are 15 cm. by 6 cm. Weight of the axe is 1 lb. 1.5 oz.
SCISSORS OR SHEARS: Two pair of iron scissors, one large shears and one small scissors. Approximate age is from 1660 to 1675. Location- Dann Site, Honeoye Falls, New York. Dimensions of the large shears are 19.5 cm. by 5 cm. and the dimensions of the small scissors are 11.5 cm by 4 cm.
BRASS PINS: Silver plated brass pins appear at the beginning of the late Colonial period. When found, they usually are in little packets. Age 1670- 1687. Location- Beale Site, East Bloomfield, New York. Dimensions of the length range from 1.5 cm to 2.5 cm.