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Hair brush made of raffia, fibre (vegetable).
- Found/Acquired: Madagascar
- Height: 20.2 centimetres
- Width: 3.5 centimetres
- Depth: 1.8 centimetres
See Ethdoc 49 - Letter Edith M Peetz/J Picton, 23.10.1971
'Of more recent date ... (9) A grass hairbrush, fast disappearing in favour of plastic combs...'
Africa, Oceania & the Americas
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Object reference number: EAF54190
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