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Axe Blade

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Object Number:53-54-63
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: United States of America
Alaska
Knight Island
Yakutat Bay
Old Town
Culture Area: Northwest Coast Culture Area
Locus: Just above floor of storage house.
Section:American
Materials:Metamorphic Rock
Height: 5.6 cm
Length: 16.4 cm
Width: 2.8 cm
Credit Line:University Museum / Bryn Mawr College Expedition to Alaska; Frederica de Laguna, 1953
Other Number:229 - Field No SF

Description

Fine-grained gray metamorphic rock. Ground smooth. One nearly flat side. Butt broken. Two grooves. Flat base. Reshaped from planing adze blade?

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