Knife

Nubian


Findspot: Nubia, Egypt, Aman Daud, Cemetery 92, Grave 79

Dimensions

Overall: 10.1 x 1.6 x 0.4 cm (4 x 5/8 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

92/79/iv

Medium or Technique

Flint

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Knives, blades, scrapers

This long blade has two worked edges with both ends rounded. It is composed of light, tan-colored flint.

Provenance

From Nubia . 1907-1911: excavated by the Archaeological Survey of Nubia; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Archaeological Survey of Nubia