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Changing tool blade

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posted on 2022-10-18, 15:51 authored by Sam Lunn-Rockliffe, Joseph Kimutai Cheptorus
An axe blade is removed from the handle and hafted onto a long stick.

History

Session

EMKP2019SG03-0008 EMKP2019SG03-0059 EMKP2019SG03-0060 EMKP2019SG03-0061 EMKP2019SG03-0062 EMKP2019SG03-0064

Rights owner

Campbell Martin

Cultural group

Sengwer; Marakwet

Participants

Richard Murkomen Komen

Country

Kenya

Place

Embobut forest

Item/object

Axe blade

Techniques of production

Woven-twined

Materials

bark-forest dombeya

Materials alt

Borowo (Sengwer/Marakwet)

Cultural context/event

Production of beehive

Social group setting

Peers

Location

Kapsaniak, Koropkwen glade

Date of creation

2019-09-17

Unique ID

2019SG03-0065

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