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Knife fragment

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, I 318 351, found in box with flints from MVT

Dimensions

Other: 5.6 x 2.5 x 0.7 cm (2 3/16 x 1 x 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

47.1837

Medium or Technique

Flint

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Knives, blades, scrapers

Part of knife handle, entire blade end broken off. Bifacially retouched. Carmel.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, I 318 351, found in box with flints from Menkaura Valley Temple. 19: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston 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