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Copper chisel and 2 fragments of another (mended)

Provenance

From Giza, debris of chamber G 2200 B. February, 1933: 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,

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 0.7 x 7 x 1.3 cm (1/4 x 2 3/4 x 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

33.1085

Medium or Technique

Copper

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools & equipment