Ghurra, Churning Rod Holder


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Basic Information

Artifact Identification Ghurra, Churning Rod Holder   (2012.10.0003)
Materials T&E : Food Processing & Preparation T&E : Food Preparation Accessories
Artist/Maker None
Geographic Location Asia, South, Nepal
Period/Date 1850 - 1900
Culture Nepalese

Physical Analysis

Dimension 1 (Height) 22.0 cm
Dimension 2 (Width) 8.0 cm
Dimension 3 (Depth) 4.9 cm
Weight 220 g
Measuring Remarks None
Materials Plant--Wood
Manufacturing Processes N/A
Munsell Color Information N/A

Research Remarks

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

Divine Support. Paul de Smedt. Book Faith India. Delhi. 2000. Ghurras (Flemish). 8 de Smedt. Sint-Niklaus. Belgium 2004. Ghurras... Gallerie le Toit dh Monde. Paris, 2007.

Artifact History

Archaeological Data N/A
Credit Line/Dedication Gift of Robert C. and Donna M. Spina Helmholz
Reproduction No
Reproduction Information N/A

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