Artist Syrian
Title
  • Polished Celt (Axe)
  • Chisel (former title)
Date 8000 - 6000 BCE
Medium pyroxenite stone
Dimensions Overall: 1 5/16 × 1 × 5/8 inches (3.3 × 2.5 × 1.6 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Frederick Stearns
Accession Number 90.1S11391
Department Ancient Near Eastern Art
On View Ancient Middle East Gallery, Level 1 (see map)
Frederick Stearns [1831-1907] (Detroit, Michigan, USA);
1890-present, gift to the Detroit Museum of Art (Detroit, Michigan, USA)