Toki (Adze), Argillite, Side Cutting; Unknown; Oceania, New Zealand, South Islan...
Toki (Adze), Argillite, Side CuttingAbout this object
This is a rare example of a side cutting toki. Known as a side hafted toki. Made from argillite, this example comes from the Southland region. The toki is finished, hammer-dressed, partly ground and has a chipped cutting edge. Originally a dark green colour, the toki has weathered to a light green.Date Made
inorganic, stone, argilliteMeasurements
h 240 mm x w 90 mm x d 40 mm