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Model flint knife

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Model knife with handle, markings of flint indicated by black color; broken into four fragments.

Provenance

From Mesaid (Mesa'eed) tomb 744 [M/744]. No tomb card to check. 1913: Excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, Predynastic Period,

Dimensions

Overall: 3 x 1 x 33.2 cm (1 3/16 x 3/8 x 13 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

13.3816

Medium or Technique

Wood

Collections

The Ancient World

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