Model of an axe
Napatan Period, reign of Amanastabarqa
Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Nuri, Pyramid 50, northwest foundation deposit
Overall: 2.3 x 3.2 x 0.1cm (7/8 x 1 1/4 x 1/16in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
A small corroded model of the head of an axe; from a foundation deposit.
From Nuri, pyramid 50 (A Queen), northwest foundation deposit. 1918: 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