Knife fragment

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, I 404 found in box with flints from MVT

Dimensions

Other: 13 x 4.6 x 0.9 cm (5 1/8 x 1 13/16 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

47.1848

Medium or Technique

Flint

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Knives, blades, scrapers

Fragment of broad-bladed knife. Some cortex remains on bottom. Brown-yellow.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, I 404, 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