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Catalog Number RF2014.008
Description Solid iron harpoon hay lift is comprized of two upside-down U-shaped pieces attached at crossbar where a lever with hinged joints is mounted between on each side. Bottom of lever piece ends in an angled spike for grasping hay while top is secured with cotton rope. There is an iron ring at center of rope and below center of top of each upside-down "U": one ring is 4 1/2" while the other is 13 3/4". Both are attatched to top with wire.
Object Name Carrier, Feed
Collection 3D - Animal Husbandry Tools & Equipment
Title Harpoon Hay Lift
Date n.d.
Creator Unknown
Role Artist
Inscription Text n/a
Provenance Part of the Runnymede Farm Collection; purchased from Los Alamos.
Dimensions H-37.75 W-22 D-2 inches
Search Terms Agriculture
Agriculture Technology
Farming
Hay hooks
Runnymede Farm Collection
Tools
Subjects Agricultural machinery & implements
Farming
Hay