<em>Curved Knife</em>, ca. 4400-3100 B.C.E. Flint, 2 1/2 x 3/8 x 6 15/16 in. (6.4 x 1 x 17.7 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund, 37.83E. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 37.83E_NegA_SL4.jpg)

Curved Knife

Medium: Flint

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:ca. 4400-3100 B.C.E.

Dimensions: 2 1/2 x 3/8 x 6 15/16 in. (6.4 x 1 x 17.7 cm)


Accession Number: 37.83E

Image: 37.83E_NegA_SL4.jpg,unedited master file

Catalogue Description:
Bifacially worked flint knife. The knife is lenticular in section with rounded tip, and convexly curved cutting edge. The handle is roughly crescent shaped.

Brooklyn Museum