|Current Location:||Collections Storage|
|Date Made:||19th Century|
Pedestal adze. Blade (plaster?) lashed to top of an elaborately carved four-sided pedestal. Lashings broken and mended, partly missing. One corner of base deeply cracked at top. Non-functional, elaborately decorated pedestal adzes, which appeared following the introduction of metal tools, were produced for trade.
Current & Past Exhibitions:
|Polynesia Gallery (28 Jan 1982 - Jun 2010)||View Objects in Exhibition|
|[Book] Horne, Lee C. 1985. Introduction to the Collections of The University Museum.. Philadelphia. The University Museum. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 62 (fig. 1)||View Objects related to this Actual Citation|
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