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Head Axe

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Native Name:
Oliwa
Object Number:
50-49-27
Current Location:
Collections storage
Culture:
Kalinga
Provenience:
Philippine Islands
Northern Luzon
Section:
Oceanian
Materials:
Metal
Wood
Description:
Broad head with edge projection in a point farthest from handle; much longer and thinner point on opposite end; decided concave cutting edge; wooden handle quite long with projection (thumb piece) on one side. Tip of handle made from broken musical instrument. Engraved head and banded brass decoration; metal (iron?) tip on shaft. One of best class knives.
Credit Line:
Purchased from Misses Metcalf
Other Number:
162   -   Other Number

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