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Arrows

About 15 fragmentary arrows of reed with pointed wooden tips. Ends where preserved are notched. 17 originally in field number- some have been broken, some were accessioned: 13.5101, 13.3575, 13.3576, 13.3577, 13.3578.

Provenance

From Egypt. Sheikh Farag. S.F.25C

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian,

Findspot

Egypt

Accession Number

13.5201

Medium or Technique

Reed, wood

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Warfare, hunting, & fishing, Archery, Spears, Javelins