Carpenter's Chisel from a Foundation Deposit for Hatshepsut's 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, Deir el-Bahri, Temple of Hatshepsut, Foundation Deposit 2b (B), MMA 1921–1922
Medium: Wood, Copper alloy
Dimensions: L. 21.7 cm (8 9/16 in.); W. 2.5 cm (1 in.)
Credit Line: Rogers Fund and Edward S. Harkness Gift, 1922
Accession Number: 22.3.248

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