Egyptian Hoe

Illustration

by The Trustees of the British Museum
published on 09 January 2017

Wooden hoe formed from a wooden handle-shaft, separate wooden blade inserted into a hole in the shaft, and rope bridging the two pieces. This allowed the angle of the blade to be adjusted.

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