Hook, rope-making; [?]; [?]; CT78.654

Name/Title

Hook, rope-making

About this object

Rope-making hook; referred to as a thrat hook or wimble. This is a handmade instrument of heavy wire and wood, used for making hay ropes to tie down rucks. A handful of hay is doubled over the hook and the handle turned, making a long rope.

Maker

[?]

Maker Role

Maker

Date Made

[?]

Place Made

[?]

Medium and Materials

processed material, metal
organic, vegetal, wood

Measurements

h 35mm x l 360mm x w 110mm
Medium

Subject and Association Keywords

agriculture, plant culture, field crops

Credit Line

From the collection of Owaka Museum Wahi Kahuika The Meeting Place "a rest on your journey"

Object Type

equipment

Object number

CT78.654

Copyright Licence  

All rights reserved

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