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Splitting Adze Blade

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Object Number:53-54-1
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: United States of America
Alaska
Knight Island
Yakutat Bay
Old Town
Culture Area: Northwest Coast Culture Area
Locus: House 8 - fill.
Section:American
Materials:Metamorphic Rock
Height: 7.1 cm
Length: 29 cm
Width: 4.7 cm
Credit Line:University Museum / Bryn Mawr College Expedition to Alaska; Frederica de Laguna, 1953
Other Number:617 - Field No SF

Description

Fine-grained tan-metamorphic rock. Ground. 3 grooves, 3 knobs. Broken point and butt. Repaired 1/2 of 1 side darker. Thin butt.

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