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adze head

 
Summary:
H000081 - 27/8/1894, adze head, , , , New Zealand - Aotearoa, Pacific
Item Name:
adze head
Label:
Rectangular basalt adze blade with finely sharpened edges. Collected from New Zealand during Cook's voyages to the Pacific,1768-1780.
Keywords:
tool
Country:
New Zealand - Aotearoa
Collection Area:
Pacific
Museum Department:
Anthropology
Registration Date:
27/08/1894
Registration Number:
H000081
Associated Stories:
Cook collection - history of acquisition
Captain James Cook's Pacific Voyages
Cook Collection - New Zealand
Cook's Pacific Voyages - Trade and Exchange
Endeavour's Destinations 1769-1770