Model chisel from foundation deposit of Hatshepsut
New Kingdom, Dynasty 18, reign of Hatshepsut
Object Place: Egypt, Thebes, Valley of the Kings, Tomb of Hatshepsut
Length: 17.5 cm (6 7/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Long, thin blade, wooden handle inscribed 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