winnowing fork (fork (agriculture & forestry))

Winnowing fork, bamboo and metal. Budhopur, Gujranwala, West Pakistan. Six hollow iron prongs bound by iron bands and arranged fan-wide. Riveted to bamboo handle. Local name Trangli.Length 4 ft 2 in.Width 9 in. Part of large collection from Pakistan.

Label: Old red display label with printed black text, reading 'Iron-pronged fork for winnowing grain / Budhopur, Gujranwala Dirst., W. Pakistan / Coll. by the Cambridge Asian Expdn., 1961/2'

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