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Axehead

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Axehead, in mottled green stone. From Istanbul.

Provenance

By date unknown: Richard R. Wagner Collection (acquired in Istanbul); gift of Richard R. Wagner to MFA, September 22, 1965

Credit Line

Gift of Richard R. Wagner

Neolithic, Neolithic Period,

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: L.: 0.05m.

Accession Number

65.1168

Medium or Technique

Stone

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools & equipment, Woodworking & Stoneworking