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DIVINING ROD [2 records]

Record 1 - external organization data 2017-04-11

English

Subject field(s)
  • Compartment – Nomenclature 4.0
  • Museums and Heritage (General)
OBS

divining rod: an item in the "Mining and Mineral Harvesting Tools and Equipment" class of the "Tools and Equipment for Materials" category.

French

Domaine(s)
  • Tiroir – Nomenclature 4.0
  • Muséologie et patrimoine (Généralités)
OBS

baguette de sourcier : objet de la classe «Outils et équipement d'exploitation minière et d'extraction minérale» de la catégorie «Outillage et équipement pour le traitement des matières».

Spanish

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Record 2 1999-09-20

English

Subject field(s)
  • Water Supply
  • Occult Sciences
DEF

A forked stick, rod, or twig through the use of which by certain persons, it is claimed, underground sources of water can be located.

French

Domaine(s)
  • Alimentation en eau
  • Sciences occultes
DEF

Petit bâton fourchu, en coudrier, à l'aide duquel les sourciers découvrent les eaux souterraines.

Spanish

Campo(s) temático(s)
  • Abastecimiento de agua
  • Ciencias ocultas
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