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Blade fragment

Fragment of narrow blade.Yellow/brown flint.Pointed tip end.

Provenance

From Giza, Pit G 7750 room I in radim. 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

Egyptian,

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

Other: 1.4 x 3.1 x 0.3 cm (9/16 x 1 1/4 x 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

29.2534

Medium or Technique

Flint

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools & equipment, Knives, Blades, Scrapers