Early Dynastic Period, Dynasty 1–2
Width x length: 3.5 x 12.3 cm (1 3/8 x 4 13/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Egyptian Funerary Arts Gallery (Mummies) (Gallery 109)
Black. One side straight, other curved (cutting edge).
Said to be from Farshut. 1903: Purchased for the MFA in Qena, Egypt from Ghirgas by Albert M. Lythgoe for £1. Acquired with funds from the Emily Esther Sears Fund.
(Accession Date: January 1, 1903)
Emily Esther Sears Fund