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Broken knife

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, North of G 4820 debris

Dimensions

Other: 3 x 8 x 0.2 cm (1 3/16 x 3 1/8 x 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

14.1192.1

Medium or Technique

Flint

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Knives, blades, scrapers

Broken knife, the pointed end. Roughly triangular, light brown. Found as part of a group 14-2-11a-c.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, North of 4820 debris. 1914: excavated by the Harvard University–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