Art/ Collection/ Art Object
{{img.publicCaption}}

Inscribed Adze From Foundation Deposit 2 of Hatshepsut's Valley Temple

Period:
New Kingdom
Dynasty:
Dynasty 18
Reign:
Joint reign of Hatshepsut and Thutmose III
Date:
ca. 1479–1458 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt, Upper Egypt, Thebes, Asasif, Hatshepsut Valley Temple, Foundation Deposit 5AFD2, MMA excavations, 1915–16
Medium:
Wood, bronze or copper alloy, leather
Dimensions:
l. 27 cm (10 5/8 in)
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1916
Accession Number:
16.10.488
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 116
Museum excavations, 1915–16. Acquired by the Museum in the division of finds, 1916.

Related Objects

Carpenter's Adze from a Foundation Deposit for Hatshepsut's Temple

Date: ca. 1479–1458 B.C. Medium: Wood, bronze or copper alloy, leather Accession: 96.4.7 On view in:Gallery 116

Reconstruction of a Foundation Deposit

Date: ca. 1479–1458 B.C. Medium: Pottery, wood, leather, reed, stone, bronze or copper alloy, food remains Accession: 25.3.39 On view in:Gallery 115

Cosmetic set of Kohl Tube and Applicator, Razor, Tweezers, Whetstone, and Mirror

Date: ca. 1550–1458 B.C. Medium: Bronze or copper alloy, stone, ivory, wood Accession: 26.7.837-related On view in:Gallery 114

Game Box for Playing Senet and Twenty Squares

Date: ca. 1635–1458 B.C. Medium: Ivory, copper alloy, modern wood Accession: 16.10.475a On view in:Gallery 114

Statuette of the Child Amenemhab

Date: ca. 1550–1479 B.C. Medium: Bronze, separate silver lotus, wood base with pigmented inlays Accession: 26.7.1413a, b On view in:Gallery 114