Blade or scraper

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Debris mastaba G 7832

Dimensions

Other: 4.2 x 9 x 0.8 cm (1 5/8 x 3 9/16 x 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

31.1889

Medium or Technique

Flint

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Knives, blades, scrapers

Roughly oval complete blade, mottled yelow-brown flint.

Provenance

From Giza, debris mastaba G 7832. 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