About this object

Two small bronze knives in a bronze case. From the Egypt Exploration Society 1933 season, find number 50 (33/50), excavated near the records office and its surroundings: 'The Eastern Block, North', House No. Q.42.29.

Object specifics

  • Type
    Tools
  • Culture
    New Kingdom
  • Artist/Maker
  • Place made
    Africa: Northern Africa: Egypt: Tell el Amarna
  • Date made
    1352 BC - 1336 BC
  • Materials
    Bronze
  • Location
    Item not currently on display
  • Acquisition
    Purchased from the collections of Norwich Castle Museum
  • Collector
    Egypt Exploration Society
  • Place collected
    Africa: Northern Africa: Egypt: Tell el Amarna
  • Date collected
    1933
  • Measurements
    114 mm x 25 mm x 4 mm
  • Note
    Was once known by the temporary number 1978.291.283.
  • Related people
    East Anglia Egyptian Society ( Previous owner); Egypt Exploration Society ( Collector, previous owner); Norwich Castle Museum and Art Gallery ( Previous owner)

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