Arrowhead

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, St. 7000 opposite Ave. 1

Dimensions

Overall: 4.2 x 1 cm (1 5/8 x 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

24.2639

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Archery, spears, javelins

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

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, St. 7000 opposite Ave. 1. 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