Hay hook

identifier

MOT V Dv 0013

morphology

craft

holotype

MOT V Dv 0013 L=30cm WD=13cm WT=515gr

alias

bale hook (syn.) (SELLENS: 240)
description

Hand tool used by the farmer to move bales of straw. It is a hook-shaped iron with a ring as a handle.

Distinguishable from the cotton hook which is lighter and usually shorter. [MOT]