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Arrow

Egyptian
Middle Kingdom


Dimensions

Legacy dimension: .918 Length:

Accession Number

13.3576

Medium or Technique

Reed

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Archery, spears, javelins

Main shaft of reed with wooden end; point of crescent shaped flint set in cement. Originally had three feathers.

Provenance

From Sheikh Farag. S.F.25c: excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition