Husking machine (model)
Title Husking machine (model)
Accession Number 189
Museum Name Indian Museum, Kolkata
Gallery Name N.A.
Object Type Agricultural Implements
Main Material Wood
Country India
Provenance Chotanagpur, Jharkhand, India.
Origin Place Chotanagpur, Jharkhand, India.
Find Place Chotanagpur, Jharkhand, India.
Period / Year of Work Not Known
Inscription NA
Tribe Not Known
Dimensions Height- 7.5 cm, Width- 2.4 cm, Thickness - 2 cm. (main beam)
Brief Description Husking machine : It is a small, model of a husking machine. It consists of a flat, rectangular beam which is the main body and a wooden rod which acts as the pestle. The rod is perpendicularly inserted at the anterior end of the body. Perforation for insertion of the pegs for fixing the machine are present. Pegs are absent.