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Blade

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, SE corner of subsidiary pyramid G I-B

Dimensions

Overall: 8.5 x 1.2 x 3 cm (3 5/16 x 1/2 x 1 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

24.2644

Medium or Technique

Flint

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Knives, blades, scrapers

Gray brown rectangular blade, one edge used.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, SE corner of subsidiary pyramid G I-B. 1924: excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition