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Hearth

Native NameKo-Bi-Lan-Pi
Object Number:38687B
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Hopi
Provenience: Arizona
Shipaulovi
Second Mesa
Culture Area: Southwest Culture Area
Section:American
Materials:Wood
Leather
Fiber
Length: 47 cm
Credit Line:Wanamaker Expedition to the Southwest, R. Stewart Culin, 1901

Description

Wooden hearth board used with a bow drill to start fires. Four drill holes evident with channels carved to remove embers.

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