Flint flake

Accession Number
Current Location
In storage
Object Type
Implements and utensils
Stone/minerals (Flint)
Egypt, Armant
Length: 103mm | Width: 58mm | Depth: 12mm
Number of Elements

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A brown flint unifacial flake with traces of a patinated surface. The flake tapers to a blunt point, and has been retouched along both sides, with a notch in one side. It was found on the desert surface at Armant.

Previous Owners
Egypt Exploration Society | University College London
Excavation Details

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

Assumed long-term loan, The Wellcome Trust (15 Feb 1971)
Last modified: 05 Mar 2021

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