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Blade

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Debris of pit G 7764 A

Dimensions

Other: 0.8 x 4.1 x 0.2 cm (5/16 x 1 5/8 x 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

29.2789

Medium or Technique

Flint

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Knives, blades, scrapers

Fragment of thing grayish-tan flint pointed blade with ends broken off.

Provenance

From Giza, Radim of pit G 7764A. 1929 : 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