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Bow Drill

Native NamePi-Lan-Ko-Ho
Object Number:38687A
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Hopi
Provenience: Arizona
Shipaulovi
Second Mesa
Culture Area: Southwest Culture Area
Section:American
Materials:Wood
Leather
Fiber
Length: 70 cm
Credit Line:Wanamaker Expedition to the Southwest, R. Stewart Culin, 1901

Description

Wooden stick used as a drill shaft of a bow drill. Shows charring from friction during use at one end.

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