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Blade

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, top of mastaba G 2358

Dimensions

Other: 1.7 x 7.8 x 0.5 cm (11/16 x 3 1/16 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

33.1131

Medium or Technique

Flint

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Knives, blades, scrapers

Roughly rectangular tan blade with rounded ends.

Provenance

From Giza, top of mastaba G2358. 1933: 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