Ax head

Nubian
Napatan Period


Findspot: Nubia, Gebel Barkal, B 300 N

Dimensions

Thickness: 2.4 cm (15/16 in.)

Accession Number

19.1660

Medium or Technique

Granite

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Axes, maces, clubs

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal, B 300 N. 1919:excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition