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Five flint flakes

Egyptian
Middle Kingdom, Dynasty 12
1991–1783 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Semna, S553 Dynasty 12 level

Dimensions

Other: largest 3.5 x 7.6 x 0.7 cm (1 3/8 x 3 x 1/4 in.) Other: smallest 0.8 x 3.5 x 0.4 cm (5/16 x 1 3/8 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

24.2058

Medium or Technique

Flint

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Raw materials and by-products

Five flint flakes.

Provenance

From Semna, S553, Dynasty 12 Level. 1924: excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition