Adze

2007.03.0007

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Basic Information

Artifact Identification Adze   (2007.03.0007)
Classification/
Nomenclature
Materials T&E : Woodworking T&E : N/A
Artist/Maker None
Geographic Location Oceania--Melanesia, Papua New Guinea, Eastern Highlands?
Period/Date N/A
Culture Melanesian

Physical Analysis

Dimension 1 (Length) 72.1 cm
Dimension 2 (Width) 39.3 cm
Dimension 3 (Depth) 1 cm
Weight 1597 g
Measuring Remarks None
Materials Plant, Plant--Wood, Stone
Manufacturing Processes Carved
Munsell Color Information Moderate Brown (5YR 3/4) -Handle Light Brown (7.5YR 5/6) -Twine (wrapping) Brownish Black (5YR 2/1) -Head

Research Remarks

Published Description N/A
Description N/A
Comparanda N/A
Bibliography N/A

Artifact History

Archaeological Data N/A
Credit Line/Dedication Charles L. Wisseman, Jr. Collection of Indonesian Artifacts
Reproduction N/A
Reproduction Information N/A

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