Stone Sickle Blades

Stone Sickle Blades
Exhibit item
Age: 
About 4,650 - 4,150 years old (Egypt) and about 8,600 - 8,000 years old (Iran)
Site: 
Dynastic Egypt and Ali Kosh, Iran

Plant and Animal Domestication

Technologies enabling plant and animal domestication, as seen in by these stone sickle blades from Dynastic Egypt and Ali Kosh, Iran, represent a turning point of human interaction with the environment.

Image of stone blades and a sickle.