Knife fragment

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Debris E of mastaba G 7918

Dimensions

Other: 2.4 x 6.8 x 0.6 cm (15/16 x 2 11/16 x 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

30-12-85

Medium or Technique

Flint

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Knives, blades, scrapers

Fragment of knife, grayish-brown flint. Handle? Bifacially retouched.

Provenance

From Giza, debris E of mastaba G 7918. 1930 : 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