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Iron, rusted; flat spear shape.

Provenance

From Naukratis. 1886-7: excavated by William Matthew Flinders Petrie for the Egypt Exploration Fund, assigned to the EEF by the Egyptian government; December 22, 1887, presented to the MFA by the EEF. (Accession Date: April 1, 1888)

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription

Egyptian,

Findspot

Naukratis, Egypt

Dimensions

Length x width: 4.7 x 2.7 cm (1 7/8 x 1 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

88.777

Medium or Technique

Iron

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools & equipment