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Celt

Nubian
Kerma


Findspot: Sudan, Nubia, Kerma, Surface between camp and K X

Dimensions

Overall: 5.2 x 7 x 2 cm (2 1/16 x 2 3/4 x 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

13.4046

Medium or Technique

Stone

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Axes, maces, clubs

This worn hand-axe is composed of dark gray stone.

Provenance

From Kerma, Surface between camp and K X. 1913: Excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition