Axe

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Registration number
1197
Item name
Axe 
Category
Chopping/Cutting
 
Indigenous name
 
Maker
 
Associated cultural group
 
Place
Australia > Australia > New South Wales > Darling River > Menindee
Map
Collector
Unrecorded 
Acquisition date
January 01, 1950 
Acquisition method
Foundation Donation from Unrecorded 
Dimensions
H: W: 93 mm L: 190 mm D: 70 mm Circum:

Description

Edge ground. Has waisted groove.

[Archaeology collection catalogue card] Excellent specimen. Grooved throughout circumference for depth of 1.6 cm av. Pecked throughout.

Research notes

The Foundation Donation comprises the items from L. P. Winterbotham's personal collection, which were donated to the University of Queensland in 1948 and form the basis of the Anthropology Museum.

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