Asian Art - Rice Cutter, Cambodia

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Rice cutter
Khymer culture, Cambodia
Horn, iron
11" (28 cm) high, 18" (45.7 cm) wide
Mid-20th century

Custom base is included. The gracefully curved part of the ox horn was used to gather a handful of rice plants and then with a skillful turn of the wrist, the sheaf was cut with the iron blade.


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