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Basic Information

Artifact Identification Sickle   (2000.01.0088)
  1. Materials T&E
  2. :
  3. Agricultural T&E
  4. :
  5. Harvesting Equipment
Artist/Maker None
Geographic Location
Period/Date 1961
Culture Chin, Ng-men, Northen Chinbock

Physical Analysis

Dimension 1 (Length) 44.3 cm
Dimension 2 (Width) 12.7 cm
Dimension 3 (Depth) 4.2 cm
Weight 466 g
Measuring Remarks None
Materials Metal--Steel, Plant--Wood
Manufacturing Processes Cutting, Carved, Forging
Munsell Color Information Dark Grayish Yellowish Brown (10YR 2/2) - handle. Medium Gray (N 5.75/ 27.2% R) - blade (lighter part).

Research Remarks

Published Description N/A
Description N/A
Comparanda N/A
Bibliography N/A

Artifact History

Archaeological Data N/A
Credit Line/Dedication Frederic K. and Sheila G. Lehman Collection, Transfer from the Department of Anthropology, UIUC
Reproduction No
Reproduction Information N/A

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