Flakes

Egyptian
Predynastic Period, Naqada I
3850–3650 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia, Egypt, Khor Bahan, Cemetery 17, Grave 48

Dimensions

Overall (largest): 5.7 x 4.8 x 0.7 cm (2 1/4 x 1 7/8 x 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

17/48/R

Medium or Technique

Flint

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Knives, blades, scrapers

Three unworked flint flakes.

Provenance

Bahan. (ASN 17/48/R). 1907: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition for the Archaeological Survey of Nubia; awarded to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Archaeological Survey of Nubia