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Dark brown; leaf-shaped. MVT I 329 in ink.

Provenance

From Giza, Menkaura Valley Temple, Rm. I-329. 1910: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; 1911: assigned to the MFA by the Egyptian government.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4, reign of Menkaura to Shepseskaf, 2532–2500 B.C.

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

L x W x D: 9 x 5.5 x 1.4 cm (3 9/16 x 2 3/16 x 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

11.788

Medium or Technique

Flint

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools & equipment, Knives, Blades, Scrapers