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Axe

Accession Number
1998/1.133

Title
Axe

Artist(s)
African

Artist Nationality
African (general, continental cultures)

Object Creation Date
20th century

Medium & Support
metal and wood

Dimensions
19 5/16 in x 8 3/8 in (49.05 cm x 21.27 cm)

Credit Line
Gift of Susan B. and John F. Ullrich



Physical Description
An axe with a plain wooden handle and a rounded top. The blade is narrow and curves upward at almost a 90 degree angle, ending in a slightly curved point. 

Primary Object Classification
Arms and Armor

Primary Object Type
ax

Collection Area
African

Rights
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Keywords
axes (tools)
hand tools
knife
weapons

& Author Notes

All Rights Reserved

On display