Adze blade

Foundation deposit, model tool

Collezioni Egittologiche dell'Università di Pisa, Pisa

Provenance

Picture/Drawing

Description

Dimensions Width 8.9cm

Material(s) bronze

Miniature bronze adze blade with with flat cutting edge, narrowing to the end, thick in the middle and oblate on two ends, undecorated.

Jadwiga Iwaszczuk

History

Object was purchased on the antiquities market in 2001 and donated to the collections by Monica Benvenuti from Livorno.

Bibliography

  • Silvano F., Hatshepsut e Thutmosi III nelle Collezioni Egittologiche dell Università di Pisa, Egitto e Vicino Oriente XXIX, 2006, 69-74, fig. 1, no. 1