Kokrajhar Museum

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Agricultural Implements

pointed carrier tool

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Pointed carrier tool

Baukha

Bodo

Bamboo

Max. Length: 90 cm

Baukha is used as a paddy carrier tool. It is made of a flat bamboo piece with both sharp ends. It is used to carry the bundles of paddy from the paddy field to the courtyard or thatching floor. It can carry four to eight bundles of paddy by a man on his shoulder at a time.