Requires Photography

Scraper?

Egyptian
Old Kingdom
2649–2134 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Pit G 2381 b

Accession Number

12-12-171a

Medium or Technique

Flint

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Knives, blades, scrapers

Tan flint. A flake that has been used as a scraper(?); abraded edges.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza. Pit G2381b. 1912: 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