This Adze is simply made from the crotch of a tree and has a blade attached, originally it appears to probably have had a copper blade attached with sinew. These adze are commonly attributed to Eskimo Inuit and Tlingit tribes.Condition: Good with age related wear and splits. Height 17 3/4 Inches 45.1 cm. Width 6 1/8 Inches 15.6 cm. Depth 2 Inches 4.9 cm. Some items we offer have age and wear, this wear due to age may include breaks, repairs, repainting, or restoration, we try to call this damage as well as possible but please refer to the photography for a full description.
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