Blade or scraper

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Debris of mastaba G 7831

Dimensions

Other: 2.2 x 6.6 x 0.6 cm (7/8 x 2 5/8 x 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

31.1887

Medium or Technique

Flint

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Knives, blades, scrapers

Roughly rectangular yellow-brown flint blade with retouched edges.

Provenance

From Giza, debris of mastaba G 7831. 1931: 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