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Sickle blade (?)

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 2381 B

Dimensions

L 3.8 x W 1.5 x Th 0.5 cm (9/16 x 1 1/2 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

12-12-171b

Medium or Technique

Flint

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Raw materials and by-products

Gray fint, rectangular blade, one edge finely enticulated.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, G2381B. 1912: 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