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Blade

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Sub 634, found in box with flints from MVT

Dimensions

Other: 5.8 x 1.4 x 0.5 cm (2 5/16 x 9/16 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

47.1819

Medium or Technique

Flint

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Knives, blades, scrapers

Roughly rectangular with one rounded end. Broken. Carmel with black striations.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, Sub 364, 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