Flint knife blade
Naqada II, 3650–3300 B.C.
Findspot: Egypt, Mesaid (Mesa'eed), Tomb 47
Length: 20.8 cm (8 3/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Finely worked, fine saw tooth edge; perfect condition. From Mesa’eed.
From Mesaid (Mesa'eed) tomb 47, no. 19. [M/47/19]. 1910: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.
(Accession Date: March 2, 1911)
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition