Blade

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Naga el-Hai (Qena), tomb K 517

Dimensions

Other: 1.1 x 3 x 0.2 cm (7/16 x 1 3/16 x 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

13.5156

Medium or Technique

Flint

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Knives, blades, scrapers

Caramel colored blade. Found at Nag el Hai K517.

Provenance

From Naga el-Hai (Qena), tomb K 517. 1913: Excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition