Scraper

Egyptian
Old Kingdom


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

Dimensions

Overall: 6.5 x 0.8 cm (2 9/16 x 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

13.5584

Medium or Technique

Flint

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Knives, blades, scrapers

Light tan flint scraper. Roughly pear-shaped.

Provenance

From Giza.G 4340 A debris in shaft. 1913: 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