Ax model

Egyptian
Old Kingdom, mid or late Dynasty 4
2575–2465 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 7560 B

Dimensions

Overall: 5.6 x 6.4 x 0.4 cm (2 3/16 x 2 1/2 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

36-12-31

Medium or Technique

Copper

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Models

Model ax

Provenance

From Giza, G 7560B. 1936: excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition