Sickle (?) blade

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Pit G 7931W debris W chamber

Dimensions

Other: 1 x 6 x 0.4 cm (3/8 x 2 3/8 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

30-12-31

Medium or Technique

Flint

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Knives, blades, scrapers

Tan rectangular blade, on end comes to rounded point, other end possibly broken.

Provenance

From Giza, Pit G 7931W debris W chamber. 1930 : 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