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Blade

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 2382 S. of door of 2320

Dimensions

Length x width x thickness: 7.8 x 1.8 x 0.4 cm (3 1/16 x 11/16 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

12-12-6

Medium or Technique

Flint

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Knives, blades, scrapers

Brown blade, roughly rectangular, ends rounded, cortex remaining on one end.

Provenance

From Giza, G2382 S. of door of 2320. 1912: 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