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Unidentifiable fragment/flake

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Sub 867, found in box with flints from MVT

Dimensions

Other: 3.8 x 1.4 x 0.5 cm (1 1/2 x 9/16 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

47.1829

Medium or Technique

Flint

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Raw materials and by-products

Roughly rectangular with sharp ends. Not worked. Striated tan/brown color.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, Sub 867, found in box with flints from Menkaura Valley Temple. 19: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston 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