Wooden ratchet «Klapper»

Item number according to the museum receipts book:

СМК 7167


Wooden ratchet «Klapper»


Early 20th century

Place of manufacture

? Saratov.

Author, manufacturer



Manufacturing technique

Sawing, planing, drilling.

Dimensions: length, width, height or diameter (L, W, H, D)

Height is 30.2; length is 25.3; width is 8.7.

Description of an artifact

Consists of a handle, an eight-shaped anvil, a hammer on a swivel mount.

Source and date of receipt of the museum piece:

Received from the Cathedral of St. Clement, 1938

Inventory number given the second stage (scientific description) of bookkeeping at the museum

Note. Information about analogues

Note. Under this number, there is another similar ratchet ‘Klapper’, but with an oval anvil.