Adze head

Wood carvers were of noble birth and experts who were in great demand often travelling widely to build canoes, stores and meeting houses.

Object Summary

Museum Number 110/1931/6
Simple Name adze head
Full Name adze head
Collection Country New Zealand
Common Name adze head
Production country New Zealand
Material basalt
Collection class Tools for farm and craft
Collection continent Oceania
Collection area/region Australia and New Zealand
Production continent Oceania
Production year high 1931
Function name tool weapon