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Double-end scraper

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One of three flakes. (See 12-11-11b and 12-11-11c which share same field number.)

Provenance

From Giza, tomb G 2360 A. 1912: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; 1913: assigned to the MFA by the Egyptian government.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, Old Kingdom, dynasty 5–6, 2465–2152 B.C.

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

Length x width x depth: 11 x 2.8 x 1.5 cm (4 5/16 x 1 1/8 x 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

13.3452

Medium or Technique

Flint

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools & equipment, Knives, Blades, Scrapers