Chisel fragments

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, buried in a brick on first course, Pit G 7803 B, NE corner of walls

Dimensions

Overall: 3.7 x 0.8 cm (1 7/16 x 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

25.2746

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools and equipment

Highly corroded bronze tool. Two fragments - half is rectangular and other half is rounded.

Provenance

From Giza, Pit G 7803B, buried in a brick on first course, NE corner of walls. 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