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Object Name Ax
Catalog Number 1939.325.7
Date ca. 1000
Material(s) Stone
Dimensions H-4.5 W-2.25 D-1 inches
Description This is celt which is a polished stone head designed for attachment to a wooden shaft. It was used for felling trees or shaping wood.
Collection Lenwood Stockton Collection
Subjects Native Americans
Native peoples
Tree felling
Axes
Tools
Wood cutting
Physical Holder Kentucky Historical Society - KHS