Scraper

Egyptian
Old Kingdom


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 4340 A debris in shaft

Dimensions

Overall: 10.3 x 1 cm (4 1/16 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

13.5583

Medium or Technique

Flint

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Knives, blades, scrapers

Light brown rectangular blade with rounded ends, some cortex. Number on object appears to be 13.10.16.

Provenance

From Giza, G4340A debris in shaft. 1913: Excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition