Firebag for steel, flint and hand-pipe

Made:
1870-1915 in India

Firebag, consisting of leather pouch with strap, containing pieces of steel and flint and conical hand-pipe, used by Daurans people, Indian, 1870-1915

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Category:
Oriental Medicine
Object Number:
A20565
Materials:
clay, complete, flint, leather, steel
Measurements:
bag: 126 mm,
pipe: 54 mm 25 mm,
flint: 41 mm x 34 mm
strap doubled: 270 mm
steel: 73 mm x 22 mm
type:
firebag
taxonomy:
  • furnishing and equipment
  • tools & equipment
  • lighter - fire-making equipment
  • tinder-box
status:
Loan: Wellcome Trust

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