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The adze is a cutting tool with a thin, arched blade set at right angles to the handle. It is used chiefly for shaping and smoothing wood, especially posts and beams in the building of houses.

 

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Adze

length   30.5"
process/materials   wood, steel
item type   Tools/Woodworking Tools & Equipment
accession #   #1925.11.06.02


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