Predynastic Period, Faiyum Neolithic
Length: 4.3 cm (1 11/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
U-shaped base, bifacially retouched. In good condition. Brown flint.
Said to be from the Faiyum. 1903: purchased for the MFA from Mohamed Mohassib, Luxor, Egypt by Albert M. Lythgoe as part of a group (03.1395-03.1469) for £4/16s. Acquired with funds from the Emily Esther Sears Fund. (Accession Date: January 1, 1903)
Emily Esther Sears Fund