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Sickle (?) blade

Egyptian
Old Kingdom
2649–2134 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 7550, Lepsius 58

Accession Number

28.1510

Medium or Technique

Flint

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Knives, blades, scrapers

Light tan flint; edges abraded. Pointed.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza. G 7550, Lepsius 58. 1928: 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