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Triangular fragment of knife with long, pointed end, other end is broken. Worked all surfaces. Brown-black.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, debris of G2356A. 1933 : 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: 2.8 x 11.5 x 0.6 cm (1 1/8 x 4 1/2 x 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

33.1110

Medium or Technique

Flint

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools & equipment, Knives, Blades, Scrapers