Arrowhead

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Debris near Pyr. I-b

Dimensions

Overall: 3.6 x 1 cm (1 7/16 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

24.2406

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Archery, spears, javelins

Three sided and slightly hollow arrowhead. Triangular cross-section. Type III. Much oxidization.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, Debris near Pyr. I-b. 1924: 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