prmlogo2Cook-Voyage Collections
at the Pitt Rivers Museum


PRM000012423Adze head, faoa, of basalt, from the Society Islands (probably Tahiti); part of the Banks collection (1887.1.10)

Basalt adze head. The blade is of triangular cross section, carved at the back to take the binding


  PRM0001309335179Adze blade (with scale)
PRM0001309365179Detail of blade
PRM0001309355179Back of blade (with scale)
PRM0001309345179Christ Church label