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Adze

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, forecourt, Foundation Deposit 5 (E), MMA 1923–24
Medium: Wood, bronze or copper alloy, leather
Dimensions: l. handle 23.5 cm (9 1/4 in); l. blade 16.6 cm (6 9/16 in); w. blade 4.9 cm (1 15/16 in)
Credit Line: Rogers Fund, 1925
Accession Number: 25.3.119

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