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Serrated flint knife

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Provenance

From Mesaid (Mesa'eed), tomb 6 [M/6]. 1910: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; March 2, 1911: assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, Predynastic Period, Naqada II, 3650–3300 B.C.

Findspot

Mesaid, Egypt

Dimensions

Length: 22 cm, w. 4.6 cm, d. 0.5 cm

Accession Number

11.233

Medium or Technique

Flint

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools & equipment, Knives, Blades, Scrapers