Blade

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Sub 354, found in box with flints from MVT

Dimensions

Other: 6.2 x 1.8 x 0.4 cm (2 7/16 x 11/16 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

47.1818

Medium or Technique

Flint

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Knives, blades, scrapers

Broken. Roughly triangular with one pointed end. Brown black.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, Sub 354, found in box with flints from Menkaura Valley Temple. 19: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston 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