Flint Knife card

Flint Knife

56.20.80

On display

Information

Pressure flake knife with straight back and curved blade (cresent shaped). Warm golden brown in colour. Cracked across, with piece missing and now restored. From the Early Dynastic Period or earlier (possibly Naqada II), from one of Petrie's excavations at Abydos between 1899 and 1904.