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Adze blade

Museum number:
2-59579
Permalink:
ark:/21549/hm21020059579
Accession number:
Acc.3282
Object count:
1
Description:
Adze blade (partial). Made of green nephrite.
Donor:
Mrs. Bernice Wetterwik
Collection place:
Alaska
Verbatim coll. place:
Alaska
Culture or time period:
Alaskan Eskimo
Collector:
Louis Levy
Collection date:
1847-1947
Object type:
ethnography
Context of use:
Wood-working tool.
Department:
Cat. 2 - North America (except Mexico and Central America)
Dimensions:
3.7 centimeters and width 3.7 centimeters
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