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Flakes and blades

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 2384 NE Quarter

Dimensions

Smallest: 3.8 x 1.2 cm (1 1/2 x 1/2 in.) Largest: 1.7 x 10.5 cm (11/16 x 4 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

12-12-45

Medium or Technique

Flint

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Raw materials and by-products

Twenty six (26) brown flakes and blades. Small and narrow. Some pointed, many with cortex.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, G2384 NE Quarter. 1912: excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition