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Object Name Adz, Carpenter's
Date 1870-1880
Material Iron
Description Carpenter's adz head. Used for removing heavy waste, leveling, shaping or trimming the surfaces of timber. Iron head and blade. Flat, curving blade widens out to beveled cutting edge. Tapering head. Poll edge hangs over back of head.
Notes Reference: R.A. Salaman
Dimensions H-2.5 W-4.5 L-8.75 inches
Collection T:CC100A
Catalog Number 1974.195.0005
Imagefile 066\1974.195.0005SIDE.JPG
Species Adz, Carpenter's