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- A Place & Date Used Ararat, Australia
Branding Iron - Arrow, circa 1930 Reg. No: SH 850015
- Branding Iron - Arrow, circa 1930. Used for branding stock on the farm at a psychiatric hospital in Victoria Australia, Ararat Mental Hospital
- Branding iron has small flat square plate with raised arrow. A long handle is attached to the plate at right angles. It ends in a kidney-shaped loop.
- Acquisition Information:
- Donation from Aradale Mental Hospital (Ararat Asylum)
|Dimensions:||40.00 cm (Height), 5.70 cm (Width), 5.70 cm (Length)|
|Tagged with:||hospitals, psychiatric hospitals, animal husbandry equipment, rural industry, making history - psych services|
|Themes this item is part of:||Psychiatric Services Collection, Medicine in Society Collection, Public Life & Institutions Collection, Sustainable Futures Collection|
|Primary Classification:||MEDICINE & HEALTH|
|Secondary Classification:||Mental Health - Administration|
|Place & Date Used:||Ararat, Victoria, Australia, Circa 1930|
|References:||Card with display|