Grey/green pounamu toki (adze). ; Unknown; Wanganui District; 042-1900-357-0001

Name/Title

Grey/green pounamu toki (adze).

About this object

Rectangular in shape with a few rough surfaces especially on the handle. The area towards the edge has been polished smooth but there is a large chip of stone missing from corner of the edge.

Date Made

Unknown

Place Made

Wanganui District

Subject and Association Keywords

Adze

Subject and Association Keywords

Toki

Subject and Association Keywords

Maori

Subject and Association Keywords

Maori

Subject and Association Keywords

Austin, A

Subject and Association Keywords

Wanganui

Subject and Association Description

The Toki is from the Wanganui district

Medium and Materials

Grey/green pounamu

Measurements

Height: 20mm
Width (widest point): 55mm
Length: 200mm

Collection

Maori: Taonga Collection

Credit Line

Presented to museum by Mr A M Wright on behalf of E Austin, a missionary.

Object Type

Toki

Object number

042-1900-357-0001

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