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Adze

Object Number:2003-32-246
Current Location: Collections Storage
Section:Oceanian
Materials:Basalt
Length: 40 cm
Width: 25.7 cm
Depth: 7.5 cm
Credit Line:Gift of the Philadelphia Commercial Museum (also known as the Philadelphia Civic Center Museum), Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 2003
Other Number:1995.X.16605 - Other Number
CIVIC1995.X.16605 - Other Number

Description

Hafted adze. Basalt blade lashed to handle with braided coconut fiber. Exhibited at l'Exposition universelle de Paris 1900.

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