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Fragments of a long lance or knife

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Four fragments of the knife or lance.

Provenance

From Giza, G4510A, Chamber debris. 1915: excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, Old Kingdom, 2649–2134 B.C.

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

Length x width: 12.8 x 1.6 cm (5 1/16 x 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

15-12-38

Medium or Technique

Copper

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools & equipment