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Light brown rectangular blade with rounded ends, some cortex. Number on object appears to be 13.10.16.

Provenance

From Giza, G4340A debris in shaft. 1913: Excavated by the Harvard University–Boston 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,

Findspot

Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 10.3 x 1 cm (4 1/16 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

13.5583

Medium or Technique

Flint

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools & equipment, Knives, Blades, Scrapers