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Fragment of a knife blade

Fragment of a knife blade.

Provenance

From Egypt, Deir el-Bersha, Tombt 6, pit D. 1915: 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, Middle Kingdom, Dynasty 12, 1991–1783 B.C.

Findspot

Deir el-Bersha, Egypt

Dimensions

Width x length: 2.3 x 3.7 cm (7/8 x 1 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

15-4-186a

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools & equipment