Blade

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, from St. 7300 West to the mastabas G.7440, in ra

Dimensions

Other: 8.5 x 2 x 0.8 cm (3 3/8 x 13/16 x 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

27.1764

Medium or Technique

Flint

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Knives, blades, scrapers

Rectangular yellow-brown blade; one end pointed; backed.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, from St. 7300 West to the mastabas G.7440, in radim. 1927: 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