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Scraper

Fragment of scraper with two worked edges.

Provenance

From Giza, G 2100. 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. [Accession date: August 17, 2010]

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian,

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

Other: 2.7 x 5.3 x 0.9 cm (1 1/16 x 2 1/16 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

47.1785

Medium or Technique

White flint

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools & equipment, Knives, Blades, Scrapers