Model ax blade
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4–5
Overall: 4.3 x 3.7 cm (1 11/16 x 1 7/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Bronze, thin. Treated by Mr. Hoffmann, Feb. 1906.
Said to be from Abydos. 1903: purchased for the MFA in Qena, Egypt from Ghirgas by Albert M. Lythgoe as part of a group (03.1667-03.1681) for £3. Acquired with funds from the Emily Esther Sears Fund. (Accession Date: January 1, 1903)
Emily Esther Sears Fund