Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Kerma, Room Y (3)
Overall: 3.5 x 4.3 x 2 cm (1 3/8 x 1 11/16 x 13/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
This is a small, worn hand-axe that is composed of black granite with white inclusions.
From Kerma, Room Y (3). 1913: Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition