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Period: Second Intermediate Period–Early New Kingdom
Dynasty: Dynasty 17–Early Dynasty 18
Date: ca. 1635–1458 B.C.
Geography: From Egypt, Upper Egypt; Thebes, el-Asasif, Courtyard CC 41, Pit 2, Burial D 3, In coffin, MMA excavations, 1915–16
Medium: Copper alloy, Wood, leather (modern)
Dimensions: L. of axe: 54.5 cm (21 7/16 in); L. of axe blade: 14.4 cm (5 11/16 in)
Credit Line: Rogers Fund, 1916
Accession Number: 16.10.403a–c

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