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Rectangular with pointed ends; one side denticulated; dark gray-brown; bifacially retouched.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, from Street G 7400 east of Mastaba G 7450; west of G 7530, in radim. 1927: 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

Other: 11.4 x 2.5 x 0.8 cm (4 1/2 x 1 x 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

27.1910

Medium or Technique

Flint

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools & equipment, Knives, Blades, Scrapers