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Blade

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, I 390, found in box with flints from MVT

Dimensions

Other: 4.8 x 1.5 x 0.8 cm (1 7/8 x 9/16 x 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

47.1864

Medium or Technique

Flint

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Knives, blades, scrapers

Rectangular. One edge denticulated, one edge possibly dent. Brown-white.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, I 390, 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