Blade

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, in St. G.7300 between Mastabas G.7350 and 7450

Dimensions

Other: 7 x 2.4 x 0.9 cm (2 3/4 x 15/16 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

27.1844

Medium or Technique

Flint

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Knives, blades, scrapers

Roughly rectangular; one end rounded; one end pointed; opaque brown.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, in St. G.7300 between Mastabas G.7350 and 7450, in radim. 1927: 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