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Paperknife carved from an ash tree at Linkumdoddie

Description:

Wooden paper knife carved in the shape of a dagger.  Inscription on label:  "Made from part of an / Ash Tree growing / on the site of Linkum / Doddie".

 

Linkumdoddie was a place written about by Robert Burns where the ash tree grew.

Materials/Media:
wood, ash
Dimensions:
length 278mm, width 45mm
Source:
Dumfries Museum & Camera Obscura
Accession number:
DUMFM:0205.25
Digital Number:
DMMW035a-d
Copyright:
Dumfries & Galloway Council


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