Ground black basalt head set into a wooden haft with coconut fibre bindings, some missing. Used in carving wood for houses, canoes and other large items. Probably collected by Lt. Bond in 1791.
|Full Name||hafted adze|
|Common Name||hafted adze|
|Production country||French Polynesia (Overseas Collectivity of France)|
|Material||basalt; wood; coconut fibre|
|Collection class||Tools for farm and craft|
|Production year high||1791|