Flakes

Nubian
A-group


Findspot: Nubia, Egypt, Gerf Husein, Cemetery 72, Grave 219

Dimensions

Overall (largest): 2.2 x 1 x 0.2 cm (7/8 x 3/8 x 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

72/219

Medium or Technique

Carnelian, stone and organic material

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Knives, blades, scrapers

Seven fragments. Five orange-brown carnelian flakes. One shiny dark gray flake and one organic fragment (?).

Provenance

From Gerf Hussein (ASN 72/219). 1908. Excavated by the Archaeological Survey of Nubia; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Archaeological Survey of Nubia