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firestarter?
  • Iyo'wujwa Chorote speaking peoples
  • firestarter?, late 1800s–1976
  • Where object was made: Paraguay
  • cactus wood?
  • Object Height/Width/Length: 12.5 x 11 x 12.5 cm
    Object Height/Width/Length: 4 7/8 x 4 5/16 x 4 7/8 in
  • Gift of Robert J. Smith
  • Not on display
  • 2007.5404
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Description

The stump-like piece of plant material is possibly cactus wood and was possibly used as kindling.