Agora Object: B 2038
Inventory Number:   B 2038
Section Number:   ΒΕ 1830
Conservation Number:   2989
Title:   Mycenaean Bronze Axe Blade
Category:   Bronze
Description:   Mended from fourteen fragments. Corroded, edges missing.
Very thin sheet of bronze. At one corner, two studs for handle attachment (?). Below studs, crescent-shaped cut. Other three sides form rectangular blade, slightly flaring towards opposite end.
Context:   Mycenaean Chamber Tomb.
Handling:   on the foam board support inside a plastic ziplock bag
on the foam board support
Notebook Page:   8859 ff.
PD Number:   PD 2784-17
Dimensions:   L. 0.102; W. 0.083;
Material:   Copper alloy
Date:   24-30 July 1998
Section:   ΒΕ
Grid:   K/1,3-2/5,6
Elevation:   52.09-51.151m.
Masl:   51.151-52.09m.
Deposit:   K 2:5
Basket:   95
Bibliography:   Hesperia 72 (2003), p. 268, no. 40, fig. 35.
References:   Publication: Hesperia 72 (2003)
Drawing: PD 2784-17 (DA 5314)
Image: 1998.02.0296
Image: 2002.02.0066
Image: 2007.01.0189
Deposit: K 2:5
Card: B 2038