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Celts (4)

Object Number: 
1845.4-7
Date: 
1500-1700
Medium: 
Stone
Dimensions: 
largest: 8 5/8 x 3 3/8 in. ( 21.9 x 8.6 cm )
Description: 
Stone celts. Evidence of use as tools.
Gallery Label: 
These celts were found at Throg's Neck in the Bronx, New York.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mr. Waldron B. Post
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group