Adze card

Adze

56.28.898
An adze or axe blade in grey stone with a slightly asymmetrical outline and a rounded rectangular cross-section. The poll is also rounded. There are two depressions on each face, their surfaces and the poll bruised, the other surfaces ground. There are two bevels, equal in size and both and convex with no chin lines. The cutting edge is curved. One profile is convex, the other concave. The cutting edge is blunt. There are four grooves and four white ink crosses on the convex face.