Knife with handle

Egyptian
Old Kingdom
2649–2134 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 2383

Accession Number

12-12-25

Medium or Technique

Flint

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Knives, blades, scrapers

Tan gray flint. Handle partially broken? . Marked ‘G2383/Dec 7’. Crude bifacial retouch.

Provenance

From Giza. G2383. 1912: Excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition