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This flake blade (trap, c. s.) of black stone with mottled white spots is roughly rectangular with both edges re-touched to form somewhat regular serrations. It appears to be complete.

Provenance

1934, excavated at Rayy (Cheshmeh Ali Tepe, in present-day Iran), by the University Museum-M.F.A. Persian Expedition; 1935, assigned to the MFA as part of the division of excavated objects. (Accession Date: June 6, 1935)

Credit Line

University Museum—M. F. A. Persian Expedition

Near Eastern, Iranian, Hissar, Prehistoric, probably Hissar I A-B, before 4300 B.C.

Findspot

Rayy, Iran

Accession Number

35.925

Medium or Technique

Stone

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Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools & equipment, Knives, Blades, Scrapers