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Celt

Object Number: 
1848.87
Date: 
1500-1700
Medium: 
Stone
Dimensions: 
Overall: 6 1/4 x 2 1/2 in. ( 15.9 x 6.4 cm )
Description: 
Stone celt; triangular; narrows to rounded blade at head.
Gallery Label: 
This celt was found in the Hudson Valley of New York.
Credit Line: 
Gift of C. Lanman
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group