Adze used for woodworking. Russian Museum of Ethnography, St. Petersburg, Russia

Adze - Russian, тесло [Teslo]/// Belarusian, строгай/// Bulgarian, тесла/// Polish, toporek/// Czech, tesařská sekera/// Slovak, tesařská sekera/// Serbian, адзе/// Croatian, trnokop/// Macedonian, Мотика (mo-tea-ka)

Contrast between an axe (left) and adze (right) from 19th century examples in the Moscow Ethnograhic Museum in Moscow, Russia.
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