Adze

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Registration number
75
Item name
Adze 
Category
Chopping/Cutting
Currency/Trade
 
Indigenous name
 
Maker
 
Associated cultural group
 
Place
Australia > Australia > Queensland > Murray Darling basin region > Tara
Map
Collector
Unrecorded 
Acquisition date
January 01, 1977 
Acquisition method
Foundation Donation from Mr Charles R. Lethbridge 
Dimensions
H: W: 66 mm L: 109 mm D: 42 mm Circum:

Description

Edge ground adze. Bifacial flaking. Carinate. Asymmetrical edge [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.

Bears writing: "Tara".

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