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Knife fragment

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Sub 367, found in box with flints from MVT

Dimensions

Other: 9.2 x 4.4 x 0.7 cm (3 5/8 x 1 3/4 x 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

47.1854

Medium or Technique

Flint

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Knives, blades, scrapers

Tip of broad-bladed knife. Bifacially retouched. Carmel.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, Sub 367, 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