Saw from a model of carpenters (joined to 21.412)
Middle Kingdom, Dynasty 11
Medium or Technique
Stanford and Norma Jean Calderwood Gallery (Gallery 119)
Model saw. Blade of sheet bronze, corroded; handle of wood, with curved grip. Handle split to receive blade. Now attached to 21.412.
From Egypt, Deir-el Bersha. 1915: Excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.
Findspot Information: From Deir-el-Bersha, May 1915.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition