Knife

Foundation deposit, tool

The Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York 25.3.121

Provenance

Description

Material(s) wood, copper alloy or bronze

Knife with copper alloy or bronze blade and wooden handle. Length of the whole tool is 35.0cm.

Katarzyna Kapiec

History

Excavated by the H.E. Winlock (Metropolitan Museum of Art) in the temple of Hatshepsut at Deir el-Bahari in 1923-1924. Gained by the Metropolitan Museum of Art in 1925 in the division of finds (Rogers Fund).

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