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Knife blade fragment

Broad knife blade fragment of crudely worked tan flint. Teeth are widely spaced. From Zawiet-el-Aryan. "Z/34/X" written in pencil.

Provenance

From Z/34/X, Zawiyet el-Aryan. 19 :Excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, Early Dynastic Period, Dynasty 1, 2960–2770 B.C.

Findspot

Zawiyet el-Aryan, Egypt

Accession Number

11.3066

Medium or Technique

Flint

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools & equipment, Knives, Blades, Scrapers