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Item 2010.5.139 a) b) - Axe Head

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Axe Head

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CA NARHF 2010.5.139 a) b)

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  • 1900-1950 (Creation)

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artifact type: Axe
material: metal
size: length 20.5, width 5.5, height 13.5 cm

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Uncovered during basement excavations at CASO Station

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Flared axe head with squared butt and tapered blade. Butt has slot for handle all the way through it.

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Very poor condition. Extreme rust and corrosion is causing entire piece to crumble and flake. Extremely fragile.

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Basement - Cabinet 1, Section 3, Shelf c

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Cataloguer: Steven Thorne
Catalogue date: June 29, 2011

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