Scraper fragment?

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Menkaura Valley Temple I 307 (?)

Dimensions

Other: 3.8 x 5.5 x 2 cm (1 1/2 x 2 3/16 x 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

47.1806

Medium or Technique

Flint

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Knives, blades, scrapers

Roughly triagular scraper fragment (?), brown with lack inclusions.

Provenance

From Giza. , Menkaura Valley Temple I 307 (?) Found in box with flints from Menkaura Valley Temple. 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