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Gift of Frederick Stearns
Ancient Near Eastern Art
Frederick Stearns [1831-1907] (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
1890-present, gift to the Detroit Museum of Art (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Syrian, Polished Celt (Axe), 8000 - 6000 BCE, pyroxenite stone. Detroit Institute of Arts, Gift of Frederick Stearns, 90.1S11389.