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Sample knots

Museum number:
9-22736a,b
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ark:/21549/hm210922736a@2cb
Accession number:
Acc.4221
Object count:
2
Description:
2 fishermen's knots. a) and b) twine tied into a knot around a matchstick.
Donor:
David G. Mandelbaum
Collection place:
India
Verbatim coll. place:
Asia, India
Culture or time period:
Indian cultures
Collector:
David G. Mandelbaum
Object type:
ethnography
Function:
1.1 Hunting and Fishing and 8.3 For Manufacturing
Accession date:
March 1, 1987
Context of use:
fishermen's knots
Department:
Asia (except western Russia)
Dimensions:
a— length 6.5 centimeters and b— length 7.8 centimeters
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