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Axe handle

Object Number: 
Z.3133
Date: 
ca. 1902
Medium: 
Wood, metal
Dimensions: 
Overall: 18 1/4 x 1 x 7/8 in. ( 46.4 x 2.5 x 2.2 cm )
Description: 
Straight wood axe handle, oval in cross section; sheet metal band at lower end and applied decoration of sheet metal cut-outs; detached from "Calinga head knife blade" (1948.606).
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group