Hammer

Greek


Dimensions

Legacy dimension: L. 0.20 m. W. 0.07 m.

Accession Number

51.2762

Medium or Technique

Iron

Not On View

Collections

Europe, The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools and equipment

One end blunt, one end pointed; center hole for haft.

Provenance

According to a letter from Gorham P. Stevens dated Nov. 12, 1951 the hammer was given to him more than forty years ago by the director of the modern Greek mining company at Laurium from his collection of tools found in the ancient silver mines at Laurium, Greece; gift of Gorham P. Stevens to MFA, December 13, 1951

Credit Line

Gift of Gorham P. Stevens