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Blade (sickle)

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Sub 364, found in box with flints from MVT

Dimensions

Other: 3.2 x 1.5 x 0.3 cm (1 1/4 x 9/16 x 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

47.1868

Medium or Technique

Flint

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Knives, blades, scrapers

Rectangular, one edge denticulated. Broken. Brown-white.

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