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Physical Description

Horse hair. Rod consists of two parts. Upper very rigid and covered with woven multicoloured horse hair. Cap on end with soft hide thong attached. Sleeve of black and yellow with natural brown tassel. Lower rod flexible and multicoloured diamond pattern. Plain sleeve and black and white tassel. Rod loop extends beyond sleeve and consists of plaited hide. No strips of leather attached. Condition good.

Provenance

Locality:
From the: Sargood Collection

Measurements

Maximum dimensions (H x W x D): 610 x 42 x 38mm

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