Ceremonial Adze

Ceremonial Adze

1800s
Locale
Polynesia
Country
Cook Islands
adze, ceremony
wood, stone, and fiber
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. George Anderman
1980.208
artist. Ceremonial Adze. 1800s. wood, stone, and fiber. Gift of Mr. and Mrs. George Anderman. 1980.208.
Dimensions
length: 24.375 in, 61.9125 cm; width: 9.875 in, 25.0825 cm
Department
Native Arts
Collection
Oceanic Art
Known Provenance
Stanley Moriarty collection. 1976 auction in Sydney, Australia; Mr. and Mrs. George Anderman, Littleton, CO, before 1980; Denver Art Museum, 1980.

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