Model axe

Nubian
Meroitic Period, reign of Adeqetali
A.D. 134–140


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Meroe, Beg. N. XLI

Dimensions

8.4 x 4.5 x 1.1 cm (3 5/16 x 1 3/4 x 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.12366

Medium or Technique

Stone

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools and equipment

Model axe.

Provenance

From Beg. North, Pyramid XLI. 1921: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition