Axe

Nubian


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Semna, E-W Street

Dimensions

Other: 3.6 x 7 x 2.5 cm (1 7/16 x 2 3/4 x 1 in.)

Accession Number

24.2083

Medium or Technique

Malachite

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Axes, maces, clubs

Small axe, chipped on blade end.

Provenance

From Semna, E-W Street. 1924: 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