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Stone-head axe with wooden handle

1991.0024.4431

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Stone-head axe with wooden handle

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Piece of rock smoothed & worked to form axe head which fits into a wooden handle. The handle has two pieces of wood which form a loop at the top. The pieces of wood are bound by strips of bark so that they form one piece. Bark is wound all over the loop.

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