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Head Axe

Object Number:50-49-30
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Kalinga
Provenience: Philippine Islands
Northern Luzon
Section:Oceanian
Materials:Metal
Wood
Length: 53.5 cm
Width: 7.5 cm
Credit Line:Purchased from Misses Elizabeth H. Metcalf and Sarah S. Metcalf, 1950
Other Number:166 - Other Number

Description

Broad head with edge projection in a point farthest from handle; much longer and thinner point on opposite side; decided concave cutting edge; handle fairly long with projection (thumb piece) on one side. Handle: Bontoc; blade: Kalinga-made by Baliwang.

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