Model knife

Egyptian
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4–5
2575–2323 B.C.


Dimensions

Overall: 6.4 x 2.2 cm (2 1/2 x 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

03.1677

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools and equipment

Bronze; much corroded.

Provenance

Said to be from Abydos. 1903: Purchased at Qena from Ghirgas by Albert M. Lythgoe for the MFA. Sears Fund.
(Accession Date: January 1, 1903)

Credit Line

Emily Esther Sears Fund