From the Collection of National Wool Museum 26 Moorabool Street Geelong Victoria
- Wood handle with curved rusted metal hock ending in a sharp point. One Hook is plain but longer. One hook is shorter and has inscription M.DALTON. on each side of handle. Third hook is much shorter, has dual hooks and a shaped handle.
- Large - 27 x 20 x 11.5. Med - 24 x 20 x 9. Small 14 x 11 x4.5 (h,w,d in cm)
- The bale hooks were used on the Dennys Lascelles building's show floor by the donor's father Maurice Dalton. Maurice was the foreman of the show floor of the Dennys Lacscelles building until his retirement after 34 years with the company and also worked as a wool classer in rural Victoria and New South Wales.
- Handle of bale hook. Mirrored. Wording: M.Dalton.
- 16 Jul 2019 at 10:47AM