Axe-head

Nubian


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Uronarti, Room 128

Dimensions

Other: 7.5 x 4.5 cm (2 15/16 x 1 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

29.2300

Medium or Technique

Granite

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools and equipment

Broken axe-head, Black granite blade end chipped.

Provenance

From Uronarti, Rm 128. 1929: 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