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Asian
Farming Tools ➔ Fly Switch

Identifier:
38135
Description:
A switch made of horsehair bound to a handle with various colors of thread. The handle is 13'' long and covered in a weave of metal wire with a bone piece at the end. The best quality switches are made of yak tail.;Identified by Bennet Bronson, Professor of History, University of Illinois Chicago, IL; tel: 312.665.7832
Materials:
Wire, Thread, Bone, Switch, Horsehair
Dimensions:
28" h 4.5" w
Current Location Status:
In Storage
Source:
Gift Of Dr. Mary Cutler
Exhibit/Program
Big Big Bugs ()
Maker/Donor
Mary Cutler
Related Place
Korea