University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Native NameMiid Ii Too
มีดอี
Object Number:82-7-106
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Thai
Isaan
Provenience: Thailand
Udon Thani
Baan Yaa
Date Made: 1900-1981
Early Date: 1900
Late Date: 1981
Section:Asian
Materials:Iron
Bamboo
Length: 55 cm
Width: 6.5 cm
Credit Line:Museum Purchase, 1981
Other Number:090 - Other Number

Description

General purpose knife with bamboo handle. Blade is a little flaired at the top. Metal ring for surrounding handle is detached and hanging on blade. This type of knife was used to cut large trees or bamboo, mince meat or wood work.


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