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Head Axe

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Object Number:42-30-413
Current Location: Collections Storage
Culture:Kalinga
Provenience: Philippine Islands
Northern Luzon
Section:Oceanian
Materials:Metal
Wood
Credit Line:Gift of Mrs. Morgan Wing on behalf of the Estate of Florence C. Whitney, 1942
Other Number:286 - Other Number

Description

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.

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