Adze blade

Foundation deposit, model tool

Collezioni Egittologiche dell'Università di Pisa, Pisa

Provenance

Picture/Drawing

Description

Dimensions Width 6.2cm

Material(s) bronze

Very thin, miniature bronze adze blade with straight cutting edge, decorated with incised decoration.

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. 6, no. 6