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Scraper

Egyptian
Old Kingdom
2649–2100B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, [street G 7000], debris E of subsidiary pyramid

Dimensions

Other: 6.2 x 0.8 cm (2 7/16 x 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

24-11-9i

Medium or Technique

Flint

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Knives, blades, scrapers

Dark-Tan Flint, Worked on three edges.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza [street G 7000], debris E of subsidiary pyramid G I-b. 1924: 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