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Flake

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Naga el-Hai (Qena), tomb K 675

Dimensions

Other: 3.7 x 1.2 x 0.2 cm (1 7/16 x 1/2 x 1/16 in.) Other: 3.2 x 1.1 x 0.3 cm (1 1/4 x 7/16 x 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

13.5151

Medium or Technique

Flint

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Raw materials and by-products

Two flint flakes, very thin. One is roughly rectangular; gray-brown; cortex on one side. The other is thin and oblong-shaped; light-brown. Disposed of in January, 1907.

Provenance

From Naga el-Hai (Qena), tomb K 675: Excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition