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Ax. "Beil aus schwarzem Granit."


  • ID
  • Department
    Kunsthistorisches Museum, Vienna
  • Classification
    Warfare, hunting & fishing-Axes, maces, clubs
  • Findspot
    Giza (provenance unknown, found by Hermann Junker in 1912-13)
  • Credit Line
    Kunsthistorisches Museum, Vienna
  • Previous Number
  • Object Ownership Information
    Kunsthistorisches Museum, Vienna
  • Excavator
    Hermann Junker, German, 1877–1962
  • Object owned by
    Kunsthistorisches Museum, Vienna
  • Notes
    Herk: [Giza, Grabung Junker 1912/13] Erwerb: 1913 inventarisiert; [Schenkung der Kais. Akademie d. Wissenschaften in Wien.]
  • Remarks
    Gift of the Vienna Academy of Sciences, 1913.

People 1

Modern People

  • Hermann Junker

    • Type Excavator
    • Nationality & Dates German, 1877–1962
    • Remarks Egyptologist, Director of German-Austrian expedition to Giza, 1911–1929. Published 12 volumes of final excavation reports from Giza expedition. Nationality and life dates from Who was Who in Egyptology.

Institutions 1