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Sickle blade

Rectangular, both ends broken, very finely denticulated on one edge Gray.

Provenance

From Giza, Menkaura Valley Temple, I Angle of S and W Wall. 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: 1.3 x 3.2 x 0.3 cm (1/2 x 1 1/4 x 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

47.1944

Medium or Technique

Flint

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools & equipment, Knives, Blades, Scrapers