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Museum Expedition 1922, Robert B. Woodward Memorial Fund
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Bark Beater, before 1922. Ivory, 1 3/4 x 8 1/8 in. (4.4 x 20.7 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Museum Expedition 1922, Robert B. Woodward Memorial Fund, 22.745. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.22.745_threequarter_PS5.jpg)
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Short, burnished red ivory bark beater. One end is plain, the other has carved cross-hatch grooves for beating a pattern.
Condition: good, but worn.
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