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Blade

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Tan blade; roughly rectangular; one end rounded; tip of other end possibly broken.

Provenance

From Giza, G2381 Hole 2 south. 1912: excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian,

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

Length x width x thickness: 9.2 x 1.5 x 0.4 cm (3 5/8 x 9/16 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

12-12-18

Medium or Technique

Flint

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools & equipment, Knives, Blades, Scrapers