Knife fragment

Egyptian
Old Kingdom
2649–2100 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 7500

Accession Number

28.1481

Medium or Technique

Flint

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Knives, blades, scrapers

Black and tan flint. Handle and part of body missing. Rounded end, bifacially retouched.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, G 7500. 1928: Excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition