Battle axe

Egyptian
Middle Kingdom


Dimensions

Legacy dimension: .103 W. .074 H. axe .775 Length: .021 D. handle

Accession Number

13.3572a-b

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Axes, maces, clubs

Axe with one of the three binding cords still in place.

Provenance

From Egypt, Sheikh Farag, SF 25C. 1913: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition