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Accession_Number E.23.49.4
adlib_title Egyptian scraper
Shape Scraper
Shape_description
Material Flint
Fabric Egyptian
Fabric_description
Munsell_color
Decoration Notch at end possibly a handle, serrated on cutting (bottom) edge. Grey in colour, one flat side with the word scraper written on it.
Inscriptions
Condition Intact although if there was a handle it is now gone. There appears to be some deposit on the non flat side.
Technique/Style
Provenance Unknown
Period Kostamnale (?)
Date
Dating_details
Artist
Attribution
Image
2002.98.0141.jpg
2002.98.0141.jpg
Above view of Egyptian Flint Scraper.
2002.98.0142.jpg
2002.98.0142.jpg
View of Underside of Egpytian Flint Scraper
Comparanda
Bibliography
Archive_Ref
Beazley_DB
Height 10.5 at longest
Diameters 2.5 at widest
Handle_height 0.8
Other_dims. Depth: 0.7
Location Warfare
Edited_by Leigh; Kinsey
Date_edited 29.08.2002; 06.01.2006
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