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Bale hook used by Dutch immigrant dockside worker Harry Duyker, 1950-1960s

1987.0032.0002

Bale hook used by Dutch immigrant dockside worker Harry Duyker, 1950-1960s

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Dockside worker's iron bale hook with a cylindrical dark-stained wooden handle. The iron hook has a ring at its base, and the ring is slipped onto a corresponding rebated band on the end of the handle, and riveted into place.

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