Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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jnos utatai (axe head)
  • unknown Ayoreo maker
  • jnos utatai (axe head), late 1800s–1983
  • Where object was made: Campo Loro, Gran Chaco, Bolivia
  • stone, carving
  • Object Length/Width/Depth: 8.5 x 4 x 2.5 cm
    Object Length/Width/Depth: 3 3/8 x 1 9/16 x 1 in
  • Gift of Howard and Maxine Morarie
  • Not on display
  • 2007.6830

The small black stone axe head has one end that is rounded. The other end is tapered to a point.