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Axe-head

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Flanged Axehead, chipped on blade

Provenance

From Semna, S XLIII. 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

Nubian,

Findspot

Semna, Nubia (Sudan)

Dimensions

Other: 7.9 x 6 cm (3 1/8 x 2 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

24.2245

Medium or Technique

Stone

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Warfare, hunting, & fishing, Axes, Maces, Clubs