Scraper or knife
Naqada I–III, 3850–2960 B.C.
Findspot: Egypt, Abydos
Overall: 6.2 x 0.8 cm (2 7/16 x 5/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Pinkish tan flint, rectangular blade with both edges slightly pressure-flaked.
From Abydos. 1903: excavated by William Matthew Flinders Petrie for the Egypt Exploration Fund, assigned to the Egypt Exploration Fund in the division of finds by the government of Egypt, received by the MFA through subscription to the Egypt Exploration Fund. (Accession Date: January 1, 1903)
Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription