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Copper adze [blade]; in fragments. Object was broken by plunderers, when green oxide was already formed, since then only red or brown oxide has formed, shows that plundering occured in relatively modern times.


Details

Tools & Equipment-Knives, Blades, Scrapers
Harvard University-Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition
06/05/1927
Harvard University-Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition
Width: max: 3.3 cm; min: 1.5 cm Length: 16 cm
G 7530-7540: pit G 7530 A, debris on floor of chamber
HUMFA_27-6-6
Copper
MFA accession number: 27.2037
Harvard University-Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition
Digital Giza 6 Divinity Avenue, Cambridge, MA, 02138