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Blade

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Brown-gray, rectangular blade, one end pointed. Found in box with MVT material.

Provenance

From Giza, Menkaura Valley Temple. 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,

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Egypt

Dimensions

Other: 1.1 x 7.6 x 0.5 cm (7/16 x 3 x 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

47.1952

Medium or Technique

Flint

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools & equipment, Knives, Blades, Scrapers