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Worked blade

Egyptian


Findspot: Nubia (Sudan), Uronarti, Room 52

Dimensions

Length x width x height: 8.5 x 7.0 x 4.5 cm (3 3/8 x 2 3/4 x 1 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

28.1702

Medium or Technique

Schist

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools and equipment

Heavy, blunt blade, teardrop-shaped in cross-section.

Provenance

From Uronarti, Room 52. 1928: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Sudan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition