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adze
Stone adze and wood handle with twine from Tahiti, Society Islands. 
(c) assumed Australian Museum. 
photographer: Keren Ruki
 
Summary:
H000316 - 2/3/1895, adze, , , , French Polynesia, Pacific
Item Name:
adze
Label:
Small adze head of dense black volcanic stone bound to a wooden handle with coconut fibre string. Possibly collected from Tahiti.
Keywords:
tool
Country:
French Polynesia
Collection Area:
Pacific
Museum Department:
Anthropology
Registration Date:
02/03/1895
Registration Number:
H000316
Associated Stories:
Banks collection - history of acquisition
Images
1:
Stone adze and wood handle with twine from Tahiti, Society Islands. 
(c) assumed Australian Museum. 
photographer: Keren Ruki
2:
Stone adze and wood handle with twine from Tahiti, Society Islands. 
(c) assumed Australian Museum. 
photographer: Keren Ruki
3:
Stone adze and wood handle with twine from Tahiti, Society Islands. 
(c) assumed Australian Museum. 
photographer: Keren Ruki
4:
Stone adze and wood handle with twine from Tahiti, Society Islands. 
(c) assumed Australian Museum. 
photographer: Keren Ruki
5:
Stone adze and wood handle with twine from Tahiti, Society Islands. 
(c) assumed Australian Museum. 
photographer: Keren Ruki