Kokrajhar Museum

Kokrajhar Museum

 
 
Agricultural Implements

hammer

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Hammer

Hatura or Gandri or Dangan

Sarania Kachari

Bamboo

Max. Length: 182 cm

This hammer is made of a long, slim stick attached to a heavier cylindrical head. Both bamboo and wood is used for making this hammer. It is used for breaking or hammering the hardened soil by beating. It is held by the end of the stick and beaten with the head.