Adze from foundation deposit of Hatshepsut
New Kingdom, Dynasty 18, reign of Hatshepsut
Object Place: Egypt, Thebes, Deir el-Bahari, Temple of Hatshepsut
Medium or Technique
Wood, bronze, leather
Not On View
Wooden handle with metal blade bound on with red leather thongs. Inscribed. From Deir-el-Bahari.
From the temple of Hatshepsut, Deir el-Bahari; 1895: excavated by the Egypt Exploration Fund (EEF); awarded to the EEF in the division of finds by the government of Egypt; received y the MFA through subscription.
Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription