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Hammer Stone, no date

  • North American, Native American


  • Overall: 1 5/8 × 3 1/8 × 2 1/4 inches (4.1 × 7.9 × 5.7 cm)

Gift of Frederick Stearns



Africa, Oceania & Indigenous Americas

between 1871-1895, acquired by Frederick Stearns (1831-1907

Detroit, Michigan, USA)

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

North American, Native American, Hammer Stone, no date, sandstone. Detroit Institute of Arts, Gift of Frederick Stearns, 99.5B1295.