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Knife

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Debris water channel E of G 2370

Dimensions

Overall: 1.6 x 9.6 x 0.6 cm (5/8 x 3 3/4 x 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

33.1112

Medium or Technique

Flint

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Knives, blades, scrapers

Roughly rectangular, one end rounded, other pointed (broken). all surfaces worked. Caramel.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, Debris of water channel E of G2370. 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