Blade

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza

Dimensions

Overall: 6 x 0.9 cm (2 3/8 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

24.2659

Medium or Technique

Flint

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Knives, blades, scrapers

Tan flint, one edge retouched, one end broken off

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, [street G 7000], debris E 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