river Armu, Ussuri Krai, Primorsky Oblast
late 19th - early 20th century
Museum of the Peoples of the USSR
Metal: iron; wood; leather
length 4.0; width 2.0; length of handle 28.0
A metal nose piece in the form of half-round plate with a sharp edge. The nose piece is inserted in the split of a short wooden handle and fixed with a narrow hide rope. It was used in skin processing, cleaning it free of hair. The Chinese adopted the scraper’s shape from local peoples.
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