Axe

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Registration number
110
Item name
Axe 
Category
Chopping/Cutting
 
Indigenous name
 
Maker
Unrecorded  
Associated cultural group
 
Place
Australia > Australia > Queensland > Murray Darling basin region > Tara
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Collector
Unrecorded 
Acquisition date
January 01, 1948 
Acquisition method
Donated by Mr Charles R. Lethbridge 
Raw material
Quartzite
Dimensions
H: 54 mm W: 100 mm L: 138 mm D: Circum:

Description

Grooved pebble axe. Uniface flaking at distal end. Grooved throughout circum. Bears writing: Tara. [Archaeological Collection Catalogue Card].

Research notes

From the UQ Anthropology Museum exhibition 'In the Red; on the vibrancy of things' June 2012 - January 2013.

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