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Blade

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, from on top of Mastaba G 7350, in debris

Dimensions

Other: 8.3 x 1.8 x 1.1 cm (3 1/4 x 11/16 x 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

27.1898

Medium or Technique

Flint

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Knives, blades, scrapers

Dark brown; three-sided, one side with cortex.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, from on top of Mastaba G 7350, 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