Pump-drill (length 22 1/2 ins), as used by the Zun

Pump-drill (length 22 1/2 ins), as used by the Zuni Indians of Mexico (This is not a Fire-drill, but an ordinary drill, provided with a drill-point of flint and intended for boring holes in wood or bone. The Pump Fire-drill is, however, exactly similar, except for the actual drill-point.) North America.

Related people

Details

Category:
Firemaking
Object Number:
1937-682/80
credit:
Wilkinson Sword Ltd.
status:
Permanent collection

Cite this page

Rights

We encourage the use and reuse of our collection data.


Data in the title, made, maker and details fields are released under Creative Commons Zero


Descriptions and all other text content are licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 licence

Using our data

Download

Download catalogue entry as json

Download manifest IIIF

Our records are constantly being enhanced and improved, but please note that we cannot guarantee the accuracy of any information shown on this website.