Axe

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Registration number
37
Item name
Axe 
Category
Chopping/Cutting
 
Indigenous name
 
Maker
 
Associated cultural group
 
Place
Australia > Australia > Queensland > Eastern region > South Queensland coastal
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Collector
Unrecorded 
Acquisition date
January 01, 1948 
Acquisition method
Foundation Donation from Mr Colin Clark 
Raw material
Basalt
Dimensions
H: W: 70 mm L: 90 mm D: Circum:

Description

Well ground on both surfaces. Edge broken. Bears writing: A37, S Queensland Coastal. Ochre residue. [Archaeological Collection Catalogue Card].

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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