Axe blade

Egyptian
Middle Kingdom
1991–1784 B.C.


Dimensions

H. 23.8 cm, w. 7 cm, d. 0.4 cm

Accession Number

04.1786

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Out on Loan

On display at Houston Museum of Natural Science, TX, May 17, 2013 – June 30, 2020

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools and equipment

Bronze

Provenance

Probably from Raziqat [el-Rizeiqat?]. 1904: purchased by Albert M. Lythgoe in Egypt for the MFA with funds from the Emily Esther Sears Fund.

Credit Line

Emily Esther Sears Fund