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Blade

Egyptian
Old Kingdom
2649–2100 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Street 7000, debris on floor

Dimensions

Overall: 0.3 x 4 cm (1/8 x 1 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

26-1-722

Medium or Technique

Flint

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Knives, blades, scrapers

Small blade of tan flint

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, Street 7000, debris on floor. 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