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Spear

Bronze leaf-shaped blade bound into wooden shaft which is incomplete in two fragments.

Provenance

Findspot Information: From Sheikh Farag [Excav. date] Dec. 1923

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, Middle Kingdom,

Accession Number

24.969a-b

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

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