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Rectangular fragment of sickle blade. Retouched four sides. 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: 3 x 5.5 x 0.9 cm (1 3/16 x 2 3/16 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

24.2311

Medium or Technique

Flint

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools & equipment, Knives, Blades, Scrapers