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Wrench - Iron, circa 1900 Object Reg. No: SH 850373

Summary:
Heavy iron wrench, circa 1900. Used for farming activities at a mental health hospital in Victoria, Australia.
Description:
Heavy duty metal wrench, with two shaped ends.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Office of Psychiatric Services
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 79.00 cm (Height), 16.00 cm (Length)

More information

Tagged with: agricultural hand tools, agriculture, psychiatric hospitals
Themes this item is part of: Psychiatric Services Collection, Medicine in Society Collection, Public Life & Institutions Collection
Primary Classification: MEDICINE & HEALTH
Secondary Classification: Mental Health - Institutional Life
Tertiary Classification: farm management
Inscriptions: The initials "J I R" have been marked onto the wrench. The "J" is back to front.
Place & Date Used: Victoria, Australia, circa 1900

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