Adze

Description
This is a ground and polished stone axe head from North America. The fine finish on this tool is the result of many hours work by a craftsman. The finished product would have been put into a handle before being used.
Accession Loan No.
48/1949/1
Collection Class
Arms and armour
Common Name
adze
Simple Name
axe
Full Name
celt axe
Production Date
Mississippian
Production Year Low
900BP
Production Year High
500BP
Production County
Eastern
Production Area Region
N
Production Continent
America
Family Group

Material
nephrite
Function Name
weapon

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