Parque Nacional del Este, Dominican Republic
Artifact Inventory

Carved Wooden Hook (Adz Handle)


  • Design: Carved wooden hook.

  • Size:Approximately 22cm long, 3.1cm thick

  • Condition: Intact

  • Wood Type: Pending

  • Collection Date: 5 November 1997

  • Illustration:

  • Comments: The pointed end of the tool appears to have been notched or carved to allow for the attachment of a shell or stone implement.

    Conservation notes

    Significant Artifact Interpretation

    Last updated: 24 February 1998
    Comments: Underwater Science Program
    Copyright 1998, The Trustees of Indiana University