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Blade

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 4833 B shaft

Dimensions

Other: 3.4 x 13.1 x 1 cm (1 5/16 x 5 3/16 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

14.1191

Medium or Technique

Flint

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Knives, blades, scrapers

Blade, rectangular with rounded ends. Light brown with yellow splotches.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, 4833B shaft. 1914: 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