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The lower ends of a three-sided pyramid are barbed. There is a long hole on one side. Green patina, with earth encrustation.

Provenance

1882: purchased by Edward Robinson in Athens according to MFA Register of Metalwork; gift of Edward Robinson to MFA, January 4, 1888

Credit Line

Gift of Edward Robinson

Greek, Late Classical Period, 400–330 B.C.

Catalogue Raisonné

Greek, Etruscan, & Roman Bronzes (MFA), no. 597.

Dimensions

1.9 cm (3/4 in.)

Accession Number

88.4

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

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