Set of six model hay bales commissioned by Museum of Victoria and made in 2000 by Mr Vic Middleton, from a model hay press similar to the Mitchell & Co model hay press (ST 035714, which was commissioned by Museum of Victoria, and made by Vic Middleton in 1983.)
Hay compacted into a rectangular shape and tied with blue string.
Donation from Mr Vic Middleton, 24 May 2000
Victoria, Australia, May 2000
These hay bale models were commissioned by Museums Victoria in 2000 for an exhibition. They replaced an earlier set of model hay bales apparently made by Vic Middleton in 1983.
Type of item
90 (Length), 90 (Width), 73 (Height)
Dimensions of one of the hay bales.