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Axe

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Pit 7523 B

Dimensions

Length x thickness x width: 4.7 x 0.6 x 5.4 cm (1 7/8 x 1/4 x 2 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

25.2611

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools and equipment

Model bronze axe in four fragments, glued together.

Provenance

From Egypt, Pit 7523B. 1925: 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