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Ax fragment

Nubian
Napatan period to Meroitic Period


Findspot: Nubia(Sudan), Gebel Barkal, B501

Dimensions

LxWxD 6.0 x 4.3 x 2.6 cm (2 3/8 x 1 11/16 x 1 in.)

Accession Number

20.2429

Medium or Technique

Slate

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools and equipment

Fragment of lower part of an ax. Edge has been used as a rubber and is now flattened.

Provenance

Gebel Barkal B501. Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum Of Fine Arts Expedition