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Blade and flake

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, St. G 7700 E of mastaba G 7760

Dimensions

Blade: 1.4 x 5.4 cm (9/16 x 2 1/8 in.) Flake: 2.4 x 2.6 cm (15/16 x 1 in.)

Accession Number

29.2816

Medium or Technique

Flint

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Knives, blades, scrapers

One tan broken blade, tip rounded. One brown flake fragment.

Provenance

From Giza, St. G 7700 E of mastaba G 7760. 1929 : 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