Kokrajhar Museum

Kokrajhar Museum

 
 
Agricultural Implements

thresher

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Thresher

Hukhen

Bodo

Bamboo

175 cm

DMK 56/86

Good

Hukhan is an implement used during harvesting and threshing. It is basically used in the process of loosening and separating the rice grains from the stem, leaf and panicle after reaping. These are also used while sun drying the rice stems and leafs as animal fodder.