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Chisel fragment

Fragment from shaft of chisel, rectangular section.

Provenance

From Giza, street 7000. 1926: 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

Length x width: 2.1 x 0.6 cm (13/16 x 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

26-1-385

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools & equipment