Adze blade

Foundation deposit, model weapon

Collezioni Egittologiche dell'Università di Pisa, Pisa

Provenance

Picture/Drawing

Description

Dimensions Width 10.5cm

Material(s) bronze

Miniature bronze adze blade rounded at the top, narrowing in the middle, with a straight cutting edge.

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. 13, no. 13