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Sickle blade

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Debris E of G 2370

Dimensions

Other: 1.1 x 4.5 x 0.3 cm (7/16 x 1 3/4 x 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

33.1125

Medium or Technique

Flint

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Knives, blades, scrapers

Roughly rectangular tan blade.

Provenance

From Giza, debris E of G2370. 1933: 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