Wooden mallet



Accession Number
EC33
Current Location
In storage
Object Type
Implements and utensils, Carpenters and sculptors tools, Mallet
Material
Wood
Measurements
Length: 25mm
Number of Elements
1
Culture
Egyptian

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Description

A wooden mallet. Baton-shaped mallets are known from all periods and are more common than the hammer-shaped examples. They were used for agriculture, woodworking, stone-working, etc.

Bibliography

Doll, S.K. In 'Egypt's Golden Age. The Art of Living In The New Kingdom' 1982. The Museum of Fine Arts Boston p 54.