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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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depth   1.25"
width   9.25"
height   30.875"
depth   4.5"
height   45.375"
width   7.75"
process/materials   wood, steel
item type   Tools/Woodworking Tools & Equipment
accession #   #1925.,.02

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