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Plaiting Awl

18th–19th century

Bone and steel nail

8.1 × 1.4 × 3 cm (3 3/16 × 9/16 × 1 3/16 in.)
with nail: 11.4 × 1.4 × 3 cm (4 1/2 × 9/16 × 1 3/16 in.)
Promised gift of Thomas Jaffe, B.A. 1971
Made in Borneo
probably Kayanic
18th–19th century
Tools and Equipment

Seller: Kesner (2010-05-24)

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