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Sickle blade

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, I/Angle of S & W Wall

Dimensions

Other: 1.8 x 3.4 x 0.4 cm (11/16 x 1 5/16 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

47.1810

Medium or Technique

Flint

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Knives, blades, scrapers

Broken white rectangular blade, denticulated along one edge.

Provenance

From Giza, I/Angle of S & W Wall. 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