Blade and flakes
Predynastic Period, Naqada I
Findspot: Nubia, Egypt, Khor Bahan, Cemetery 17, Grave 70
Overall (blade): 2.5 x 2.1 x 0.6 cm (1 x 13/16 x 1/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Flint and carnelian
Not On View
There is a tip of a flint blade which is very finely serrated and 12 small carnelian flakes.
Bahan. (ASN 17/70). 1907: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition for the Archaeological Survey of Nubia; awarded to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.
Archaeological Survey of Nubia