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Two axe blades

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Bronze; cemented together by corrosion; surface eaten and discolored.

Provenance

From Memphis.

Credit Line

Egyptian Research Account by subscription

Egyptian, Old Kingdom, Dynasty 6, 2350–2170 B.C.

Mint

Memphis, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 15.5 x 20.8cm (6 1/8 x 8 3/16in.)

Accession Number

09.527

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools & equipment