Celt

Nubian


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Pyr. XVI

Dimensions

Other: 8.5 x 5.6 x 2.6 cm (3 3/8 x 2 3/16 x 1 in.)

Accession Number

16-4-473

Medium or Technique

Granite

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Axes, maces, clubs

Celt shaped piece of granite. Surface and cutting edge pitted and worn.

Provenance

From Nubia (Sudan) Gebel Barkal, Pyr. XVI. Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Sudan.
(Accession date: )

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition