Chisel

  • Collection Number ΝΓ0224
  • Date Early Cycladic II - Syros Phase
    2800 - 2300
  • Description Bronze flat chisel narrowing from the curved cutting edge towards the butt, which was originally affixed to a handle made of perishable material. Chisels were probably used for stone-carving, carpentry and as cutting tools.
  • Culture Cycladic
  • Period Early Bronze Age
  • Material copper
  • Dimensions H: 17 cm / W: 4 cm
  • Exhbition Gallery 1st floor / Cycladic Art