Axe

Photography Carl Warner

Photography Carl Warner

Photography Carl Warner

Photography Carl Warner

Photography Carl Warner

Photography Carl Warner

Photography Carl Warner

Photography Carl Warner

Photography Carl Warner

Registration number
7769
Item name
Axe 
Category
Chopping/Cutting
 
Indigenous name
 
Maker
Unrecorded  
Associated cultural group
 
Place
Australia > Australia > > >
Map
Collector
Unrecorded 
Acquisition date
January 01, 1950 
Acquisition method
Donated by Miss McIvor  
Raw material
stone, wood, plant fibre
Dimensions
H: 352 mm W: 104 mm L: D: 50 mm Circum:

Description

Hafted axe with stone blade; wood handle folded around blade and secured with plant fibre string; 'Miss McIvor' written in pen. Registration number 7769 marked with tag.

Research notes

From the UQ Anthropology Museum exhibition 'written on the body' curated by Judy Watson and Diana Young, March - August 2014.

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