Knife

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 1408 and 1409 b

Dimensions

Other: 4.2 x 16.5 x 0.7 cm (1 5/8 x 6 1/2 x 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

35-4-18

Medium or Technique

Flint

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Knives, blades, scrapers

Brown black complete knife with handle, bifacial retouch. See Giza Object Register Photos B8472, 8478, 8479.

Provenance

From Giza, G1408 and 1409 b: 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