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Title: Fly switch
Item Name: Transport and Travel

Description:

Wooden fly switch with six tines. The junction between the tines and the handle is bound with string. Incised linear decoration on the handle, which has traces of a red paint in the grooves. Remains of a tassel at the end of the handle, made of cane(?), with small green, white and blue beads, attached to the handle with string. Probably an ethnographic object, African(?) See also 1998.264.


Materials: wood
Measurements: L:39cm; W:8cm
ID_Number: ERYMS (BAG) : 1998.263