Arrowhead or lancehead
Predynastic Period, Faiyum Neolithic
Overall: 2.7 x 6 x 0.7 cm (1 1/16 x 2 3/8 x 1/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Large triangular arrowhead or lancehead. Tanged, retouched flanges, bifacially retouched.
Said to be from the Faiyum. 1903: purchased for the MFA from Mohamed Mohassib, Luxor, Egypt by Albert M. Lythgoe as part of a group (03.1395-03.1469) for £4/16s. Acquired with funds from the Emily Esther Sears Fund. (Accession Date: January 1, 1903)
Emily Esther Sears Fund