Axe - NS38414_1

NS38414_1

Axe

Medium:Ground stone
Geography: Otonabee, Ontario
Date: ca. 6000-3000 BC
Period: Middle Archaic- early Late Archaic
Dimensions:
203 x 65 x 31 mm
Object number: NS38414
Not on view
DescriptionArchaeologists identify axe heads like this one based on their symmetrical shape when viewed from the side and from the large groove, once used to attach a handle. This style of axe (known by archaeologists as "full-groove" style) is commonly found in southwestern Ontario and the American Midwest.
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