22/06/2013

Himalayan Nepalese manual wooden thresher

ETHNOFLORENCE

INDIAN AND HIMALAYAN

FOLK AND TRIBAL ARTS

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Photo Credit Zemanek http://www.tribal-art-auktion.de/en/

2008 - 2016

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PHOTO OF THE DAY

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HIMALAYAN NEPALESE MANUAL WOODEN THRESHER

"DEKI"

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Photo credit 

http://lh3.ggpht.com/_eLK4ikpkwZA/SxTWCovcPeI/AAAAAAAABfo...

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Pair of male and female anthropomorphic

Deki   poles

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The poles are cut at the bases, the lower section,underground, was longer, at the top they were put together through a piece of wood, lost, embed in the back of the heads, which probably it served as a 'handle' of the instrument.

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Zemanek 78th lot 10

'Fragment of a threshing hammer'

DEKI NEPAL.jpg

Photo credit Zemanek http://www.tribal-art-auktion.de/en/

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