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Lugged axe

Period:
Middle–Late Bronze Age
Date:
2nd millennium B.C.
Geography:
Anatolia
Medium:
Copper alloy
Dimensions:
3.43 x 8.62 in. (8.71 x 21.89 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Implements
Credit Line:
Anonymous Gift, 1963
Accession Number:
63.147.1
Not on view
private collection (until 1963)
Berry, Burton Y. 1977. Out of The Past: The Istanbul Grand Bazaar, New York: Arco, p. 107.

Muscarella, Oscar W. 1988. Bronze and Iron: Ancient Near Eastern Artifacts in The Metropolitan Museum of Art. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, p. 412, no. 566.
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