Display of Old Italian Farming & Carpentry Tools

“In Museo Guatelli’s central room, a former granary, the collector’s traditional farming implements have been intricately arranged into expansive, interlinked patterns.”

It’s from Museo Guatelli: https://www.museoguatelli.it/

Spotted this at: https://is.gd/ewKGx

About Lloyd Kahn

Lloyd Kahn started building his own home in the early '60s and went on to publish books showing homeowners how they could build their own homes with their own hands. He got his start in publishing by working as the shelter editor of the Whole Earth Catalog with Stewart Brand in the late '60s. He has since authored six highly-graphic books on homemade building, all of which are interrelated. The books, "The Shelter Library Of Building Books," include Shelter, Shelter II (1978), Home Work (2004), Builders of the Pacific Coast (2008), Tiny Homes (2012), and Tiny Homes on the Move (2014). Lloyd operates from Northern California studio built of recycled lumber, set in the midst of a vegetable garden, and hooked into the world via five Mac computers. You can check out videos (one with over 450,000 views) on Lloyd by doing a search on YouTube:

3 Responses to Display of Old Italian Farming & Carpentry Tools

  1. Dear Lloyd, just discovered your blog via a lovely youtube vid/interview. I am enjoying it already and scanning back through "tools" brought me here. What a great picture, I work with a foot powered lathe very similar to the one on the right and I didn't know about this one so thanks for the link, I shall try to find out more about it and appreciate the source link.

  2. Wow. It is absolutely an awesome collection. My father has also a lot of old tools kept in his own storage room. I think he will be envy of you for having such numbers of antique tools and great lay-out on the wall by the way.

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