Spearhead

Egyptian
Middle Kingdom


Findspot: Egypt, Sheikh Farag, Tomb 5010

Dimensions

Length x width x depth: 28 x 6.3 x .6 cm (11 x 2 1/2 x 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

47.1656

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Archery, spears, javelins

Bronze; hollow-ground; well preserved; end of tip broken off.

Provenance

From Sheikh Farag, Tomb 5010. November, 1923: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; 1947: brought from Harvard Camp.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition