Axe head

Nubian


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Uronarti, Room 24

Dimensions

Other: 4.4 x 6.4 x 2.2 cm (1 3/4 x 2 1/2 x 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

28.1651

Medium or Technique

Schist

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Axes, maces, clubs

Axe head, smooth surface, chip on axe edge. Color – dark gray.

Provenance

From Uronarti, Room 24. 1928: 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