Summary

This hafted stone axe is painted with natural pigments. The head held in place with resin and the wooden handle is bent around the head and secured at the head with an interlaced band and at the end with vegetable fibre.

Physical Description

A hafted stone axe with an edge ground axe head mounted in beeswax set into a wooden handle painted with natural pigments.

Local Name

ngupamurra

More Information