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Adze

Period: New Kingdom
Date: ca. 1550–1295 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 27.5 cm (10 13/16 in); l. blade 17 cm (6 11/16 in); w. blade 4.5 cm (1 3/4 in)
Credit Line: Rogers Fund, 1925
Accession Number: 25.3.118

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