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Object Name Adz
Catalog Number 1987.001.01
Description Adz.This was handmade, It has been sand blasted to remove rust and it was made on a forge.
Collection LCHS Logging Collection
Year Range from 1850
Year Range to 1900
Provenance Used to make log cabins near Stoddard.
Dimensions W-3 L-11.5 inches
Length (in) 11.5
Width (in) 3
Search Terms Logging
Adz
Log Cabin
Construction
Notes The log was split by an axe or a saw, and the corner was interlocked with the adz.