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Physical Description

Handle made of elk horn. Slightly curved, one tine removed near distal end. Distal end hollowed out and perforated on each side with two strips of leather inserted, holes plugged with wood to hold leather in place. Perforation near proximal end and threaded with suede thong for handle.


From the Sargood Collection
Found by Chris Miller


Maximum dimensions (H x W x D): 1080 x 110 x 40mm

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