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Celt

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Green stone, highly polished. Long groove on one side.

Provenance

From Assos (Behramkale, Turkey); necropolis. 188?: excavated by the Archaeological Institute of America; gift of the Archaeological Institute of America to MFA, January 1884.

Credit Line

Gift of the Archaeological Institute of America

Near Eastern, Anatolian, Prehistoric Period,

Findspot

Assos (Behramkale), Troad, Anatolia (Turkey)

Dimensions

9.8 x 4.1 cm (3 7/8 x 1 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

84.72

Medium or Technique

Stone

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

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