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Sickle(?) blade

Egyptian
Late Period, Dynasty 26, reign of Amasis
570–526 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Pit G 7757 A Room IV

Dimensions

Other: 1.5 x 3 x 0.3 cm (9/16 x 1 3/16 x 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

29.2702

Medium or Technique

Flint

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Knives, blades, scrapers

Tan. Tip end of pointed blade.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, Pit G 7757 A, (tomb of Kheperre) Room IV. 1929 : 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