• Culture/People:

    Tlingit

  • Object name:

    Adze

  • Date created:

    circa 1890

  • Place:

    Alaska; USA

  • Media/Materials:

    Iron blade, wood, twine/string, hide thong/babiche

  • Techniques:

    Carved, wrapped

  • Collection History/Provenance:

    Collected between 1907 and 1913 by Micajah W. Pope (b. 1873) during his work with the Alaskan Boundary Survey; purchased by MAI in 1938.

  • Dimensions:

    21.5 x 8.5 x 5.0 cm

  • Catalog number:

    20/254

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