Sickle and its wood case. Nepal

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Sickle and its wood and iron cast. Small sickle with wood case carved with geometric motifs. This tool was mainly used for cutting grain stalks (rice, barley, etc.) and fodder crops.

Nepal - Terai Region, 19th Century for the case; 20th Century for sickle

Case: Height: 9 cm (3-1/2 in.) - Width: 14 cm (5-1/2 in.)
Sickle: Height: 22 cm (8-2/3 in.) - Width: 8 cm (3 in.)

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  • Items quantity:  1
  • Height in cm : 43 cm
  • Width in cm : 10 cm
  • Depth in cm : 12 cm
  • Expertissim Reference: 2014120469