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Bronze knife

Egyptian
New Kingdom, early Dynasty 18
1539–1425 B.C.


Object Place: Egypt, Deir el-Ballas; Findspot: Egypt, Deir el-Ballas

Dimensions

Length x width: 14.2 x 2 cm (5 9/16 x 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

47.1709

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Out on Loan

On display at Albany Institute of History and Art, since September 23, 2001

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools and equipment

Bronze knife.

Provenance

From Deir el-Ballas. 1900-1901: excavated by the Harvard University—Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; 1947, assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition