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Sickle (?) blade

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Debris of pit 2347X itself

Dimensions

Other: 1.1 x 4.4 x 0.4 cm (7/16 x 1 3/4 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

33.1092

Medium or Technique

Flint

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Knives, blades, scrapers

Slender tan blade fragment with both ends broken.

Provenance

From Giza, debris of pit 2347X itself. 1932: 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