Blade

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 2300 B

Dimensions

Length: 11.1; thickness: 1.1 cm (4 3/8 x 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

12-10-11

Medium or Technique

Flint

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Knives, blades, scrapers

Tan rectangular blade, rounded on one end. Marked G/2300B.

Provenance

From Giza, G2300B. 1912: 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