Clasp knife (betel-cutter) with iron blade engraved on back with geometric pattern and plated (with brass?). Handle carved from black buffalo horn; ornamented with incised circle and dot designs filled with white substance.

An01320200 001 l

Thing

Made Of
iron, ["brass", "?"], buffalo horn
Type of Thing
betel equipment, folding knife
Techniques
carved, incised, engraved

Place

Found In
Assam
Made In
Assam

Time

Acquired In
1872
Made
19thC

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