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Bronze knife

Bronze knife.

Provenance

From Deir el-Ballas. 1900-1901: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; 1947: assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

From Harvard Camp study collection

Egyptian, New Kingdom, early Dynasty 18, 1539–1425 B.C.

Findspot

Deir el-Ballas, Egypt

Object Place

Deir el-Ballas, Egypt

Accession Number

47.1709

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools & equipment