Root Digger


From: Arizona (uncertain)

Curatorial Section: American

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Object Number 46-8-15
Current Location Collections Storage
Culture Hopi (uncertain)
Provenience Arizona (uncertain)
Culture Area Southwest Culture Area
Section American
Materials Stone | Wood | Hide

Wooden handle with a large, stone adze attached at one end with leather bindings. Adze is ridged on one side and flat on the other. Adze is deeply grooved where it is bound to the handle.

Length 22.3 cm
Width 7.5 cm
Credit Line Gift of Friends Historical Library, Swarthmore College,1946

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