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Scraper

Egyptian
Old Kingdom
2649–2100 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 7510 Y, outside pit

Dimensions

Overall: 1 x 5 cm (3/8 x 1 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

25.2678

Medium or Technique

Flint

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Knives, blades, scrapers

Scraper of dark brown flint. May have been a knife at one time - two edges worked. Marked 9510V.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, G 7510Y, outside pit. 1925: Excavated by the Harvard University–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