Model tools of Perneb

Old Kingdom

On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 100

Among the material found in the debris of Perneb's burial shaft and chamber were these fragmentary metal tools. They represent models of equipment used for woodworking, including small saws, adzes, and chisels.

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