Tweezers or tongs

Description
Made of wrought iron, this toiletry item served to remove facial hairs. Donated to the museum in 1951 by Mr. C.A. Stephenson. Length = 214mm.
Accession Loan No.
90/1951/9
Collection Class
Personal objects
Common Name
tweezers or tongs
Simple Name
tongs
Full Name
tongs
Dimensions
whole length 214 mm; whole W 50 mm
Cultural Group
Asante
Production Year High
1951
Production Country
Ghana
Production Area Region
West Africa
Production Continent
Africa
Family Group

Material
iron
Function Name
tool
Collection Area Region
W
Collection Continent
Africa

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