Axe



Accession Number
W122
Current Location
House of Life (first floor), Metalwork case
Object Type
Implements and utensils, Warfare, hunting and fishing equipment, Axe
Period
Early Dynastic Period
Dynasty
First Dynasty
Material
Metals/alloys (Copper alloy)
Measurements
Length: 118mm | Width: 98mm | Depth: 13mm | Weight: 640g
Number of Elements
1

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Description

A flat copper alloy axe-head with a punch decoration on one side. It was purchased by Wellcome in 1907 from the collection of Robert de Rustafjaell.

Last modified: 10 Apr 2021

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