Naqada I–III 3850–2960 B.C.
Object Place: Egypt, Qena
Length: 11.7 cm (4 5/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Roughly drop-shaped axe head of black granite, abraded on little over half of the surface (like from insertion into axe handle). Purchased at Qena.
[This record originally read only: "Purchased at Qena," which conflicts with credit line and artifact card. Site of origin unclear.]
1912-1913: Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Egyptian Expedition.
(Accession Date: December 14, 1913)
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition