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Catalog Number RF2003.048
Description Jackson hay fork. Cultivator has a triangular wooden frame, painted green, with two cross piece4s. Two protective iron rods on outside lengths of frame. Four curved spiked forks extend from flat part of triangle. Iron loop harness at point of frame above which is a metal support bracket with text on one side. A leather strap with iron hook at end is mounted to top of bracket.
Object Name Fork, Hay Lifting
Collection 3D - Agricultural Tools & Equipment
Title Jackson Hay Fork
Date 1900-1930
Creator Benicia Agricultural Works
Role Manufacturer
Inscription Text "... / ... / ... / BENICIA... / BENICIA / CAL." (embossed on corner bracket)
Provenance Part of the Runnymede Farm Collection; used on Runnymede Farm.
Dimensions H-27 W-46 D-40 inches
Dimension Details approx.
Search Terms Agriculture
Agriculture - California
Cultivators
Farm Equipment
Farm Implements
Farm tools
Farming - California
Farming Technology
Hay hooks
Runnymede Farm
Runnymede Farm Collection
Subjects Agricultural machinery & implements
Agriculture
Farming
Harvesting
Harvesting machinery
Hay