Flint core tool



Accession Number
AR50/2831
Current Location
House of Life (first floor), Stone case
Object Type
Implements and utensils
Material
Stone/minerals (Flint)
Provenance
Egypt, Armant
Number of Elements
1

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Description

A dark brown shaped core tool from Armant. It has a flaked round edge, and one side has been hollowed by the removal of a large flake. The object shows signs of wear.

Previous Owners
Egypt Exploration Society | University College London
Excavation Details

Excavated by the Egypt Exploration Society at Armant during the 1936–37 season.

Acquisition
Assumed long-term loan, The Wellcome Trust (15 Feb 1971)
Last modified: 07 Feb 2021

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