A 19th century whalebone sailor's mallet, the solid barrel form head with three shallow incised bands to the centre, fixed to the tapering plain turned handle, three fine incised bands to the grip. 11.5 x 5.8 x 27 cm
A Ballarat gold Miner's pick, with a pointed tip. Ballarat picks had a cutting end and hammer end for breaking up the quartz reefs. Handles were typically short for digging and swinging in confined spaces, 68 cm long
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