Early Dynastic period C.3000-2500 BC. Flaked flint, about 1 1/2"” length.  Shallow crescent form with a separately flaked notch in the concave edge. Among other cultures, such tools are described as “arrow scrapers” and that description seems fitting here as arrow shafts needed smoothing after fire hardening
Item ID: B2623

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