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Model adzes

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Adze in three pieces; do not look like one object.

Provenance

From Giza, G 7560B. 1936: 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, Old Kingdom, mid or late Dynasty 4, 2575–2465 B.C.

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

a: 1.4 x 6.8 x 0.3 cm (9/16 x 2 11/16 x 1/8 in.) b: 1.5 x 4 x 0.3 cm (9/16 x 1 9/16 x 1/8 in.) c: 1.5 x 1.8 x 0.3 cm (9/16 x 11/16 x 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

36-12-32abc

Medium or Technique

Copper

Collections

The Ancient World

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