Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art
On View: Egyptian Orientation Gallery, 3rd Floor
ca. 1539-1292 B.C.E.
2 3/16 x 5 13/16 in. (5.5 x 14.8 cm)
Other (handle): 3 11/16 in. (9.3 cm)
Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund
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Razor, ca. 1539-1292 B.C.E. Bronze, 2 3/16 x 5 13/16 in. (5.5 x 14.8 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund, 05.322. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.05.322_NegL1010-34_print_bw.jpg)
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Bronze razor with curved handle riveted to blade. Rotary type.
Condition: Blade corroded and somewhat encrusted – wide end extensively chipped. Otherwise good.
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