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Roughly pear-shaped knife, worked edges finely-sharpened, some worked. Light taupe.

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: 5.3 x 8.8 x 1.4 cm (2 1/16 x 3 7/16 x 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

33.1111

Medium or Technique

Flint

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools & equipment, Knives, Blades, Scrapers