Axe, no date

  • North American, Native American

Stone

  • Overall: 8 × 4 1/4 × 2 1/4 inches (20.3 × 10.8 × 5.7 cm)

Gift of Frederick Stearns

99.5B1461

Department

Africa, Oceania & Indigenous Americas

  • Native american
  • Stone
  • Ax (tool)
  • Ax (weapon)

possibly Dr. McShane (Hamilton County, Indiana, USA) or Caleb Lyon [1822-1875] (New York State and Idaho Territory, USA). between 1871-1895, purchased by Frederick Stearns (1831-1907

Detroit, Michigan, USA)

1907-present, bequest to the Detroit Museum of Art (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

North American, Native American, Axe, no date, stone. Detroit Institute of Arts, Gift of Frederick Stearns, 99.5B1461.