|Object Name||Splitter, Straw|
|Description||The straw splitter consists of a wood clip with four metal teeth in one side and the lower jaw offset to allow the teeth to go past its plane.|
|Owned||J. L. Henderson; unidentified woman of Virginia|
|Made||J. L. Henderson|
|Provenance||The straw splitter was used for splitting the wheat straw so it could be woven into hats. J. L. Henderson of Louisa County, Virginia made this splitter and gave it to his best girl to use.|
Henderson, J. L.
unidentified woman of Virginia