Adze, Cook Islands  length 7 1/2in (19cm)
Lot 71
Adze, Cook Islands length 7 1/2in (19cm)
Sold for US$ 1,625 inc. premium
Auction Details
Lot Details
Adze, Cook Islands
Stone (probably basalt)
length 7 1/2in (19cm)

Dr. G. P. Wilder, Honolulu, Hawaii
Leo and Lillian Fortess, Honolulu, Hawaii
Eric and Esther Fortess, Boston, Massachusettes

Cf. Te Rangi Hiroa, The Material Culture of the Cook Islands (Aitutaki), Thomas Avery and Sons Ltd., 1927, fig. 196
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