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hoz (sickle)
  • Mexico
  • hoz (sickle), 1989
  • Where object was made: Tlacolula de Matamoros, Oaxaca, Mexico
  • metal, wood
  • Object Length/Width/Depth: 27 x 19 x 3 cm
    Object Length/Width/Depth: 10 5/8 x 7 1/2 x 1 1/8 in
  • Gift of Robert J. Smith
  • Not on display
  • 2007.5306
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The handheld tool has a short, straight wooden handle and a highly curved metal blade with small teeth on the concave side of the curve.