Naqada I–III, 3850–2960 B.C.
Findspot: Egypt, Abydos
Width x length: 1.2 x 6.1 cm (1/2 x 2 3/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
This rectangular flake of beige-colored flint has fashioned into a blade with notched serration on one edge. The other edges are roughly straight.
From Abydos. 1902: 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 on November 17, 1902. (Accession Date: January 1, 1902)
Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription