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Blade

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Roughly rectangular with rounded end and other end pointed. Worked all around. Taupe.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, Street 7000. 1924 : 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

Overall: 1.8 x 8.1 x 1.7 cm (11/16 x 3 3/16 x 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

24-11-9b

Medium or Technique

Flint

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools & equipment, Knives, Blades, Scrapers