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Flake ?

Irregular. Possible bulb of percussion. Gray.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, I 386, found in box with flints from Menkaura Valley Temple. 19: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston 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: 4.1 x 3.1 x 1.5 cm (1 5/8 x 1 1/4 x 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

47.1871

Medium or Technique

Flint

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Raw materials and by-products