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Fragment of adze

Fragment: end of blade of model adze.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, G 7000 temple of Isis, rm M. 1926 : excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian,

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 1.5 x 2.1 x 0.3 cm (9/16 x 13/16 x 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

26-1-234

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools & equipment