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Blade

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Street 2, Avenue G 2

Dimensions

Overall: 1.7 x 5.7 x 0.3 cm (11/16 x 2 1/4 x 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

25.1626

Medium or Technique

Flint

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Knives, blades, scrapers

Roughly rectangular. Broken top and bottom edges. One edge denticulated and other worked. Tan and brown.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, Street 2, Avenue G2. 1925: 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