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Arrow shaft (broken)

Egyptian
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 6–10
2323–2040 B.C.


Dimensions

Legacy dimension: .162 Length:

Accession Number

12.1397

Medium or Technique

Wood

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Archery, spears, javelins

Wood; flint tip still in place. Broken.

Provenance

From Egypt, Mesheikh. 1912: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.

Findspot Information: From Mesheikh. Mes.142

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition