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Axe Blade

Object Number:E3618
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Egypt
Dendereh
Locus: Tomb of Bebat
Section:Egyptian
Materials:Bronze
Iconography:Baboon
Length: 8.8 cm
Width: 8 cm
Depth: 0.034 cm
Credit Line:Distribution from the American Exploration Society; Charles Rosher, 1898
Other Number:AES395 - Original Number

Description

Decorative openwork bronze axe blade. Decoration consists of two cynocephali (baboons) facing away from each other. Round form.

Bibliography:

[Book] 1985. The Artifacts of Ancient Egypt.. National Museum of History, Republic of China. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: 71View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Article] Ranke, Hermann. 1950. "A Guide to the Egyptian Collections". The University Museum Bulletin. Philadelphia. The University Museum. Vol. 15. no. 2-3. pg. 21-109 Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: p. 74, fig. 47View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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