Early Dynastic Period, Dynasty 1
Findspot: Egypt, Zawyet-el-Aryan, Grave Z 218/X
Length: 6.8 cm (2 11/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Pointed rectangular blade of brown flint, opposite end rounded. Twisted. Z/21/4 in ink.
From Zawyet el-Aryan, Grave Z 218, debris. 1910-11: 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.
(Accession date: December 7, 1911)
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition