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Axe

Date:
18th century
Culture:
Persian
Medium:
Steel, wood, leather, silver, gold
Dimensions:
L. 26 3//4 in. (67.9 cm)
Classification:
Shafted Weapons
Credit Line:
Bequest of George C. Stone, 1935
Accession Number:
36.25.1801
Not on view
George Cameron Stone, New York (by 1934–d. November 18, 1935; his bequest to MMA).
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