Sickle Blade card

Courtesy of National Museums Liverpool, World Museum

Sickle Blade

56.20.39

Currently not on display

Information

Sickle blade, curved, one edge strongly serrated. From Naqada South Town. CONDITION NOTE 1998: Incomplete, surface dirt. Excavated by Professor Petrie at Naqada during the winter of 1894-5 for the Egyptian Research Account; Ex Norwich Castle Museum, inv. 54.04 (donated by Flaxman Spurrell, 1904). See 'The Flint Implements of Naqada' by F. C. J. Spurrell in Petrie and Quibell, 'Naqada and Ballas' (London, 1896) pp. 55-59.