Double-end scraper

Egyptian
Old Kingdom, dynasty 5–6
2465–2152 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Tomb G 2360 A

Dimensions

Length x width x depth: 11 x 2.8 x 1.5 cm (4 5/16 x 1 1/8 x 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

13.3452

Medium or Technique

Flint

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Knives, blades, scrapers

One of three flakes. (See 12-11-11b and 12-11-11c which share same field number.)

Provenance

From Giza, tomb G 2360 A. 1912: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; 1913: assigned to the MFA by the Egyptian government.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition