Knife with handle
Early Dynastic Period, Dynasty 1
Length: 13.4 cm (5 1/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
This knife of dark, brown-gray flint has one dull, convex edge, a straight back, and a projecting handle.
Said to be from Sheikh Ali (Abadiya). 1904: Purchased for the MFA in Qena, Egypt from Ghirgas by Albert M. Lythgoe as part of a group ( 04.1855-04.1859) for £1. Acquired with funds from the Emily Esther Sears Fund. (Accession date: January 1, 1904)
Emily Esther Sears Fund