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Knife

Gray-tan flint, marked 'G.7130'.

Marks

G.7130

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, G 7130 pit. 1924: 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: 8.1 x 0.9 cm (3 3/16 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

24.2862

Medium or Technique

Flint

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools & equipment, Knives, Blades, Scrapers