- Museum number
Adze-head made of stone possibly steatite. The groove for hafting is on one edge only and two edges are ground down to form a blade.
Height: 5.50 centimetres
Length: 21.50 centimetres
Width: 4 centimetres
- Curator's comments
- The collection as a whole was obtained by Comrie while working along the Northwest Coast, during the 1860s, as Medical Officer on HMS Sparrowhawk.
- Not on display
- Acquisition date
- Africa, Oceania and the Americas
- Registration number
- Additional IDs
CDMS number: Am1870C1.6770 (old CDMS no.)
Miscellaneous number: 164 (Pre-accession Comrie collection number.)
Miscellaneous number: Am1870C0803.74