Crudely chipped flint circumcision knife, fairly e

Made:
100-1500

Crudely chipped flint circumcision knife, fairly early, probably only used once, then thrown away after each operation, Tunisian, 100-1500

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Category:
Ethnography and Folk Medicine
Object Number:
A658435
type:
circumcision knife
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • tools & equipment
  • surgical equipment
  • surgical instrument
  • circumcision equipment
credit:
Pratt
status:
Loan: Wellcome Trust

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