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Blade

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, North of 4520

Dimensions

Other: 1.5 x 5.8 x 0.1 cm (9/16 x 2 5/16 x 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

14.1671

Medium or Technique

Flint

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Knives, blades, scrapers

Yellow brown rectangular blade with one end pointed and curved and one end broken flat.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, North of G4520. 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