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Copper alloy chisel: E.7b.1926

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Current Location: Gallery 19


Copper alloy chisel




Flat chisel, used for carving stone

Measurements and weight

Depth: 0.7 cm
Height: 9.9 cm
Width: 0.7 cm

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1926) by The Egypt Exploration Society


1st Dynasty
Early Dynastic Period
Circa -3000 - Circa -2890

Materials used in production

Copper (alloy)

Identification numbers

Accession number: E.7b.1926
Primary reference Number: 52371
Oldadmincategory: MW
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Wednesday 21 October 2020 Last processed: Tuesday 12 December 2023

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Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Antiquities

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