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Stencil - Y'HAMA

From the Collection of National Wool Museum 26 Moorabool Street Geelong Victoria

Description
Wool bale export stencil - Y'HAMA
Size
169 x 610 mm
Object Registration
8027
Keywords
wool - transportation, wool sales, wool class, wool classers
Historical information
This stencil was used as a location stamp for the transportation of wool bales. Y'hama is the abbreviated version of Yokohama, a Japanese city south of Tokyo. Wool bales marked Y'HAMA would have been transported to Yokohama by sea.
Inscriptions & Markings
Y'HAMA
Last updated
16 Jun 2020 at 3:44PM