Toki/Adze; 2010/3.32

Name/Title

Toki/Adze

About this object

Adze created from stone. (altered andesite)Toki/adzes were used for many tasks.
They were attached to a kakau (wooden handle) and used for working timber. A stone toki with a shiny face, back is still rough with a crack across centre. Poll (top) has a chunk missing.

Medium and Materials

Stone

Measurements

35H x 120W x 60D mm

Collection

Paul Thompson

Object Type

Toki/Adzes

Object number

2010/3.32

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