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Blade

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Pit 7523 B

Dimensions

Overall: 9.3 x 0.5 cm (3 11/16 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

25.2609

Medium or Technique

Flint

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Knives, blades, scrapers

Tan flint, both edges abraded, Marked ‘7523’

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, Pit 7523B. 1925: 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