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Norse Encampment - L'anse aux Meadows, NF - 2017

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Materials used for pole lathe drive cords. Left to right: 3/8" soft chrome tanned leather, single ply natural jute twine, and 4-strand hemp cord. On hemp cord, left hand side shows wear and final fail during use, right hand side shows original texture.

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