- Museum number
Adze; carved of walrus bone; adze with bone handle, second piece of hollowed out bone attached to end with sinew; blade missing.
Height: 17 centimetres
Width: 9 centimetres
Depth: 4 centimetres
- Curator's comments
- Tag attached to object reads "Jade adz Walrus hdl. Page 170"
- Not on display
- Blade missing.
- Acquisition notes
- Found in Americas collections in 1997 apparently unnumbered and unregistered. Date and means of acquisition not known; said to be Wellcome Collection (cf.1954,Am5 collection).
- Africa, Oceania and the Americas
- Registration number
- Additional IDs
Miscellaneous number: Am1997,Q.179 (previously registered as)