Flake

Egyptian
Middle Kingdom


Findspot: Egypt, Deir el-Bersha, Tomb 8, pit A

Dimensions

6.7 x 1.8 cm (2 5/8 x 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

15-4-217

Medium or Technique

Flint

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Raw materials and by-products

Flint flake.

Provenance

From Egypt, Deir el-Bersha, Tomb 8, pit A. 1915: 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