Model tool from foundation deposit of Hatshepsut
New Kingdom, Dynasty 18, reign of Hatshepsut
Findspot: Egypt, Tomb of Queen Hatshepsut
Length: 16 cm (6 5/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Long, thin bronze blade with wooden handle. Inscribed with cartouches. Part of the foundation deposit of Hatshepsut.
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