Head Axe


From: Philippine Islands | Northern Luzon

Curatorial Section: Oceanian

Object Number 42-30-413
Current Location Collections Storage
Culture Kalinga
Provenience Philippine Islands | Northern Luzon
Section Oceanian
Materials Metal | Wood

Steel blade with tang inserted into long steel socket which fits over wooden grip ornamented with bands and strips of silver (?) and brass (?). Projecting wooden thumb rest.

Credit Line Gift of Mrs. Morgan Wing on behalf of the Estate of Florence C. Whitney, 1942
Other Number 286 - Collector Number

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