Egyptian Fayum Neolithic flint spearhead or knifeSC11
A dark brown flint knife or spearhead.
Egypt, Neolithic period, Fayum, Birket Qarun, c. 5200-4000 BC
9.2 x 2.7 cms
Intact as shown
Ex. collection: Dr Richard Shenkel (1941-2008), New Orleans, USA. Formerly in a US collection acquired during the 1940’s-1950’s while surveying in the Northern Fayum desert around Birket Qarun (modern Lake Moeris).