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What is it?

Answer the following questions about this object. Based on your answers, make a deduction about the Banchiang society. These answers will be saved so that you can compare them to a historian’s analysis of this object. Click to view the image.

1. What is it made of?

2. How was this object made?
By casting metal (making a mould of clay and then pouring in the molten metal so that it cools into the desired shape)
By pounding hot metal with a hammer

3. What does the object look like?
Like it is decorated
Like it serves only a functional purpose

4. How was this object used?
For cooking food
As a small handheld scale