Blade

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Street G 7120

Dimensions

Overall: 3.4 x 5.7 x 1 cm (1 5/16 x 2 1/4 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

24.2613

Medium or Technique

Flint

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Knives, blades, scrapers

Rectangular fragment with one long side denticulated. Two others worked and top broken off. Some cortex. Dark, brownish-black.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, Street 7120 . 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