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Axe head

1989.281.39
Date:
-2500 - -1500
ca. late 3rd–early 2nd millennium B.C.
Extent:
H. 2.8 x L. 7.2 x Th. 1.8 cm, 82.5g (1 1/8 x 2 7/8 x 3/4 in.)
Medium:
Copper alloy
Provenance:

Gift of Norbert Schimmel Trust, 1989

Source:
1989.281.39
Spatial:
Bactria-Margiana
Temporal:
Bronze Age
Coverage:
Bactria-Margiana Archaeological Complex
Dc Rights:
Public Domain
Edm Type:
Image
Format:
Axe
Has Type:
Metalwork-Implements
Identifier:
1989.281.39
Type:
Image
Agg Provider:
Metropolitan Museum of Art
Agg Is Shown At:
http://www.metmuseum.org/art/collection/search/327428