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knife (general & multipurpose)
nn18720.1
Anthropology

1 item (description level: part)
Broad category
Anthropology: Ethnography
Additional names, titles, or classifications
catalogue name:  knife (general & multipurpose)

Place
South Africa, Southern Africa, Africa
Additional place information
made or collected:  Republic of South Africa 
Culture
Zulu
Additional culture information
maker or user:  Zulu 

Materials & techniques
iron
Additional material & technique information
material: iron (overall)
Measurements
overall: 70 mm x 25 mm x 1 mm
Additional measurement information
overall: 70 mm x 25 mm x 1 mm


Related objects
part of knives (general & multipurpose); bag (containers) (nn18720)
Related subjects
maker or user: Zulu
object name: knives (general & multipurpose)

Record created 2015-01-29 by NRUSSELL
Record last updated 2016-11-13 by XGVIEWS

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