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Set of model tools - most fragmentary. Includes one basin, one axe, 5 adzes, 5 chisels and 2 drills.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, G6010, chamber A, floor #6 . 1925 : 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

Height x thickness x width (axe): 5.9 x 0.6 x 3.3 cm (2 5/16 x 1/4 x 1 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

25.2765

Medium or Technique

Copper

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools & equipment