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Chisel fragment

This is a fragment from a chisel (?) It is cylindrical in form and highly corroded.

Provenance

From Giza, Avenue 3, black debris. 1925: excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, Late Period, 760–332 B.C.

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

Diameter x length: 0.4 x 2.8 cm (3/16 x 1 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

25.2995

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools & equipment