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  kiyaw

 

Thailand

Working with a kiyaw, a short-handled serrated knife with a semicircular blade, used for harvesting rice.

 

A girl holding a kiyaw and wearing a distinctive hat from Mae Hong Son province, called a koob (fig.) in the local Thai Yai language.

See also POSTAGE STAMPS (1), (2), (3), (4) and (5).

 

  kiyaw