Weighing Hops

Weighing Hops - The Farmers' Museum
Title: 
Weighing Hops
Date: 
Identifier: 
F0008.2015(03)
Description: 
Real photo postcard. Two men hold the cross posts of a spring scale used to weigh harvested hop flowers in a sack out in the field. A third man lifts and holds the sack onto the scale. Next to the man on the right is a tall basket made of vertical wooden slats. Another one is not far away to the right. In the background is an expansive hop field, mostly harvested at the time of the photograph. On the bottom right corner of the postcard is written "Weigh up."
Physical dimensions: 
height 3.375 in ; width 5.375 in
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