Ax head

Nubian


Findspot: Nubia, Gebel Barkal, B 100, room 123

Dimensions

Length x depth: 7.75 x 2.6 cm (3 1/16 x 1 in.)

Accession Number

16-1-552

Medium or Technique

Granite

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools and equipment

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal, B 100, room 123. 1916: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition