Blade

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, In St. G 7400 E of Mastaba G 7450; W of G 7530

Dimensions

Other: 5.8 x 1.3 x 0.4 cm (2 5/16 x 1/2 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

27.1911

Medium or Technique

Flint

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Knives, blades, scrapers

Rectangular; one end broken, one end pointed; yellow-brown.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, from Street G 7400 east of Mastaba G 7450; west of G 7530, 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