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SIckle (?) blade

Egyptian
Old Kingdom
2649–2134 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 7330-7340

Accession Number

27.2019.2

Medium or Technique

Flint

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Knives, blades, scrapers

Gray flint. Broken rectangular blade, abraded on both edges. Incorrectly marked on object as 27-2-1250b.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza. G 7330-7340. 1927: 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