Arrow point

Egyptian


Dimensions

Length: 3.8 cm (1 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

72.4492

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Knives, blades, scrapers

Heavily incrusted with bright light green; hole in one end; very ragged edges.

Provenance

By 1836: Robert Hay Collection, Linplum, Scotland; 1863: to his son, Robert James Alexander Hay; 1868-1872: Way Collection, Boston (purchased by Samuel A. Way through London dealers Rollin and Feuardent, 27 Haymarket); 1872: given to the MFA by Samuel's son, C.Granville Way.

Credit Line

Hay Collection—Gift of C. Granville Way