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Chisel

Period:
New Kingdom
Dynasty:
Dynasty 18
Date:
ca. 1550–1295 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt, Northern Upper Egypt, Abydos, Egypt Exploration Fund excavations; Possibly from Cemetery D, Tomb 99
Medium:
Bronze or copper alloy
Dimensions:
l. 8.6 cm (3 3/8 in)
Credit Line:
Gift of the Egypt Exploration Fund, 1900
Accession Number:
01.4.125
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 117
Egypt Exploration Fund excavations. Acquired by the EEF in the division of finds. Acquired by the Museum through subscription to the EEF, 1901.

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