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Knife (?)

Fragment of knife with very sharp edges on three sides. One edge finely rounded and smooth. Dark-brown, translucent.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, debris of G2356A. 1933 : 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

Overall: 3 x 6.1 x 1 cm (1 3/16 x 2 3/8 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

33.1109

Medium or Technique

Flint

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools & equipment, Knives, Blades, Scrapers