Blade

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 2381 Hole 2 south

Dimensions

Length x width x thickness: 9.2 x 1.5 x 0.4 cm (3 5/8 x 9/16 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

12-12-18

Medium or Technique

Flint

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Knives, blades, scrapers

Tan blade; roughly rectangular; one end rounded; tip of other end possibly broken.

Provenance

From Giza, G2381 Hole 2 south. 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