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Adze

Period:
New Kingdom
Dynasty:
Dynasty 18
Date:
ca. 1550–1295 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt, Northern Upper Egypt, Abydos, The precinct of the temple of Osiris, Egypt Exploration Fund excavations
Medium:
Bronze or copper alloy
Dimensions:
L. 0.036m to 0.118m
Credit Line:
Gift of Egypt Exploration Fund, 1902
Accession Number:
02.4.99
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, 1902.

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