Chisel fragment

Egyptian
Late Period
760–332 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Avenue 3, black debris

Dimensions

Diameter x length: 0.4 x 2.8 cm (3/16 x 1 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

25.2995

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools and equipment

This is a fragment from a chisel (?) It is cylindrical in form and highly corroded.

Provenance

From Giza, Avenue 3, black debris. 1925: 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