Model chisel from foundation deposit of Hatshepsut
New Kingdom, Dynasty 18, reign of Hatshepsut
Findspot: Egypt, Thebes, Valley of the Kings, Tomb of Hatshepsut
Length: 13.7 cm (5 3/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Bronze thin blade and wooden handle with cartouche.
From the tomb of Hatshepsut, Valley of the Kings. 1904: excavated by Theodore M. Davis; awarded to Theodore M. Davis in the division of finds by the Egyptian government; given to the MFA by Theodore M. Davis, July 6, 1905.
Gift of Theodore M. Davis