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adze

Object / Artefact › Archaeology
  • Description
    adze. The item is a very rough adze made from stone with quartz veins through it. The adze has no definable chin and is blunt. There are paint spots on the item.
  • Other Number
    1987.79, 52415.2
  • Accession number
    1987.79
  • Collection area
  • Item count
    1
  • Record richness
adze, 1987.79, 52415.2, Photographed by Richard Ng, digital, 13 Dec 2018, © Auckland Museum CC BY
adze, 1987.79, 52415.2, Photographed by Richard Ng, digital,… … Read more

Artefact

  • Credit
    Collection of Auckland Museum Tāmaki Paenga Hira, 1987.79, 52415.2
  • Consists of
    › granite
    stone
  • Dimensions
    • 0 - Whole length : 135.2mm
    • 0 - Whole width : 68.4mm
    • 0 - Whole depth : 30.6mm
  • Classification
    Infomuse (Nomenclature)
    › Tools & Equipment (Category)
    › Woodworking T&E (Classification)
    › Adze (Primary Term)
  • Record created
    21 August 1997

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