Harpoon point

Egyptian
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4
2625–2500 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Menkaura Valley Temple

Dimensions

Length x width: 8.3 x 1.2 cm (3 1/4 x 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

11.843

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools and equipment

Heavily incrusted.

Provenance

From Giza, Menkaura Valley Temple. 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