Model ax

Nubian


Object Place: Sudan, Nubia; Findspot: Nubia, el-Kurru, Pyramid II, SE deposit

Dimensions

Length: 8.5 cm (3 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

21.862

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools and equipment

Model tool. Axe. Bronze. Roughly modeled blade and handle in one piece.

Provenance

From El-Kurru, Pyramid II, "SE" Deposit. 1918: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; 1921: assigned to the MFA by the government of the Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition