Axe

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Registration number
3026
Item name
Axe 
Category
Chopping/Cutting
 
Indigenous name
 
Maker
 
Associated cultural group
 
Place
Australia > Australia > Queensland > Murray Darling basin region > Gore
Map
Collector
Unrecorded 
Acquisition date
January 01, 1949 
Acquisition method
Donated by Dr Valentine McDowall  
Raw material
Basalt
Dimensions
H: W: 67 mm L: 101 mm D: 33 mm Circum:

Description

Bifacially flaked, possibly ready for edge grinding. Bears writing: Gore McDowall. [Archaeological Collection Catalogue Card].

Research notes

Items 3001 to 3324 were the Anthropological Society of Queensland Collection which was donated at the foundation of the Anthropology Museum in 1949

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