Knife

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Debris of G 2356 A

Dimensions

Overall: 2.8 x 11.5 x 0.6 cm (1 1/8 x 4 1/2 x 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

33.1110

Medium or Technique

Flint

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Knives, blades, scrapers

Triangular fragment of knife with long, pointed end, other end is broken. Worked all surfaces. Brown-black.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, debris of G2356A. 1933 : 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