Adze

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, St. 7500

Dimensions

Overall: 6.5 x 17.4 x 0.4 cm (2 9/16 x 6 7/8 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

25.2434

Medium or Technique

Copper

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Woodworking and stoneworking

Heavy practical adze.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, St. 7500. 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