Axe head

Nubian


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Semna, SXLIV

Dimensions

Other: 4.4 x 6.7 x 2.6 cm (1 3/4 x 2 5/8 x 1 in.)

Accession Number

24.2076

Medium or Technique

Stone

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Axes, maces, clubs

Stone axe head, smooth surface. Two chips on axe edge. Color– brown/black.

Provenance

From Semna, SXLIV. 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