Hammer, Mason's

A mason's hammer with a heavy iron head, a rounded wooden handle and a short and fat single claw.
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This mason's hammer was used by prominent Taranaki stonemason Nathaniel Hooker. After his death in 1901 the hammer passed down three generations of the family before being donated to Puke Ariki in 2011.
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Hammer was donated by Brian Newton Nathaniel Hooker, who was the great grandson of Nathaniel Hooker.

- Helen Williams posted 2 years ago.

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