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Sickle (?) blade

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Debris mastaba G 7670

Dimensions

Other: 1.3 x 4.4 x 0.3 cm (1/2 x 1 3/4 x 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

31.1847

Medium or Technique

Flint

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Knives, blades, scrapers

Rectangular blade, broken at both ends.

Provenance

From Giza, debris mastaba G 7670. 1931: 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