Parque Nacional del Este, Dominican Republic
Artifact Inventory

Wooden Hatchet Handle (small)


  • Design: Small wooden hatchet with a hole bored though one end to facilitate a stone celt.

  • Size:Length: 47.5cm.

  • Condition: Intact

  • Wood Type: Pending

  • Collection Date: November 1997

  • Illustration:

  • Comments:This is the smaller of two wooden hatchets recovered. Each hatchet has a bored hole for the attachment of the stone celt.

    Conservation notes

    Significant Artifact Interpretation

    Last updated: 10 February 1998
    Comments: Underwater Science Program
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