Primitive auger from the first quarter of the 20th century. The auger has a hand made handle, the metal auger is cast iron. The auger is 15 1/2 inches long, including handle. The handle is 8 1/4 inches long. It measures 1 3/8 inch diameter at the ends and is slightly thicker at the center. There is a large crack in the handle. Both the handle and auger have been cleaned up and given a fresh coat of linseed oil.