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Knife fragment

Triangular fragment of brown flint, tip end of knife. Tip broken off; rest of knife broken off. Bifacially retouched.

Provenance

From Giza, St G 7700 E of mastaba 7760. 1930 : 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: 3.8 x 4.6 x 0.5 cm (1 1/2 x 1 13/16 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

30-1-20

Medium or Technique

Flint

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools & equipment, Knives, Blades, Scrapers