Adze blade

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Culture/People
probably Wampanoag (archaeological) (attributed)
Collector
Harold Nelson Gibbs, Non-Indian, 1886-1970
Previous owner
Harold Nelson Gibbs, Non-Indian, 1886-1970
Seller
Harold Nelson Gibbs, Non-Indian, 1886-1970
Object Name
Adze blade
Media/Materials
Stone
Techniques
Ground, grooved
Object Type
Woodworking tools
Place
Barrington; Bristol County; Rhode Island; USA
Date created
probably AD 1600–1670
Collection History
Collected by naturalist Harold Nelson Gibbs (1886-1970, of Barrington, Rhode Island) at an unknown date; purchased by MAI from Harold Gibbs in 1919.
Catalog Number
9/1416
Barcode
091416.000
See related items
Wampanoag (archaeological)
Woodworking tools
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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