Movie: Adzes of Tari, PNG

Trevor Shearston made a significant donation of artefacts from the Southern Highlands of Papua New Guinea in 2009. Here Trevor tells us about several woodworking adzes he collected from the Tari area, how they were made and how they were used.

©  Australian Museum and Trvor Shearston
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Trevor Shearston

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