Model axe

Nubian


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Semna, South of S537, Quarry debris

Dimensions

Length x width: 13.0 x 6.0 cm (5 1/8 x 2 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

24.2071

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Models

A small model axe; semi-circular with a groove and two holes; compare to 24-2-332.

Provenance

From Semna, Deposit south of S537, Quarry debris. 1924: 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