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Hoe or Guilford Axe


10 1/16 in. x 5 1/2 in. x 1 3/8 in. (25.5 cm x 14 cm x 3.5 cm)

Bryn Mawr College
Accession Number: 70.3.25
Other Number(s): 73.3.25 (Incorrect Accession No.)
Geography: North and Central America, United States, Maine
Classification: Tools and Equipment
Culture/Nationality: Native American
Collection: William S. Vaux Collection of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia

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  • Native American - Typically reserved to refer narrowly to the cultures of the native peoples of the United States and Canada, excluding the Eskimos and Aleuts. For the indigenous peoples of Canada use the term "First Nations." For the broader concept of the cultures of any native peoples of Central America, South America, North America, or the West Indies who are considered to belong to the Mongoloid division of the human species, use "Amerindian (culture)."

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