Agora Object: B 782
Inventory Number:   B 782
Section Number:   ΔΔ 202
Title:   Cleaver
ΤΙΤΛΟΣ:   Χάλκινο ξυράφι 1400 – 1350 π.Χ.
Category:   Bronze
Description:   A broad curved tool, apparently more or less complete, including tongue for insertion into wooden handle.
ΠΕΡΙΓΡΑΦΗ:   Χάλκινο ξυράφι.
Conservation Status:   Finished
Context:   Mycenaean Chamber Tomb. S.E. part of chamber (with other bronzes on table; lying nearest skeleton).
Handling:   Stoa gallery case
Negatives:   Leica, Color slide, XXVII-56, XXIX-72, XLIII-9
PD Number:   444
Dimensions:   P.L. 0.19; W. (blade) 0.045
Material:   Copper alloy
Date:   14 May 1947
Section:   ΔΔ
Deposit:   M 21:2
Bibliography:   Museum Guide (2014), p. 108.
    Guide (1976), p. 221.
    Guide (1962), p. 145.
    Hesperia 17 (1948), pp. 155-157, pl. XXXIX, 3, fig. 4.
    Agora XIII, p. 176, pl. 36, no. III-19.
    Agora XIV, p. 8, pl. 17d.
References:   Publications (4)
Plans and Drawings (4)
Images (6)
Deposit: M 21:2
Card: B 782