Adze blade

Egyptian
Old Kingdom


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 7530 A

Dimensions

Length x width: 16 x 1.5–3.3 cm (6 5/16 x 9/16–1 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

27.2037

Medium or Technique

Copper

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools and equipment

Provenance

From Giza, G 7530 A. 1927: 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