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Brown black complete knife with handle, bifacial retouch. See Giza Object Register Photos B8472, 8478, 8479.

Provenance

From Giza, G1408 and 1409 b: 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: 4.2 x 16.5 x 0.7 cm (1 5/8 x 6 1/2 x 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

35-4-18

Medium or Technique

Flint

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools & equipment, Knives, Blades, Scrapers