Axe head fragment

Nubian


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Semna, E-W Street

Dimensions

Other: 3.6 x 4.5 x 2.8 cm (1 7/16 x 1 3/4 x 1 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

24.2105

Medium or Technique

Granite

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Axes, maces, clubs

Axe head fragment, smooth surface, axe edge intact but other end broken off. Color: dark gray with tan flecks.

Provenance

From Semna, E-W Street. 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