Loan Object

Plaiting Awl

18th–19th century

Bone and steel nail

8.1 x 1.4 x 3 cm (3 3/16 x 9/16 x 1 3/16 in.) with nail: 11.4 x 1.4 x 3 cm (4 1/2 x 9/16 x 1 3/16 in.)
Promised gift of Thomas Jaffe, B.A. 1971
ILE2012.30.752
Culture: 
probably Kayanic
Period: 
18th–19th century
Classification: 
Tools and Equipment
Geography: 
Made in Borneo
Status: 
Not on view
Provenance: 

Seller: Kesner (2010-05-24)

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