Axe-head

Nubian


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Uronarti, Room 74

Dimensions

Other: 9.6 x 7.2 cm (3 3/4 x 2 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

28.1781

Medium or Technique

Granite

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools and equipment

Flanged axe head. Slight wear on blade end.

Provenance

From Uronarti, Rm 74. 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