Celt

Date Uncertain


Object Place: Syria

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: Length: .115

Accession Number

49.112

Medium or Technique

Stone

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Axes, maces, clubs

Stone celt (axe like). From Floor 6 of Sounding IX. Could be of Middle-Assyrian date, but possibility of being a survival of earlier period exists.

Provenance

Findspot Information: Soundings at Tell Fakhariyah. From Floor 6 of Sounding IX (p. 55, F559; pl. 54:7) / [Exped. date:] 1940.

Credit Line

Gift of the Marriner Memorial Syrian Expedition