Summary

This hafted stone axe is painted with natural pigments. The head is an edge ground stone set into a wooden handle using vegetable fibre and resin. A narrow interlaced band is placed around the handle just under the head.

Physical Description

An edge ground axe head hafted to a wooden handle with resin. The mount is coated in ochre and an interlaced band sits around the handle under the axe head.

Local Name

ngupamurra

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