Blade

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Menkaura Valley Temple

Dimensions

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

Accession Number

47.1941

Medium or Technique

Flint

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Knives, blades, scrapers

Denticulated gray-white blade.

Provenance

From Giza, Menkaura Valley Temple. 19?? : 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