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Bronze arrowhead

Period:
Late Cypriot
Date:
ca. 1600–1050 B.C.
Culture:
Cypriot
Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
length 2 1/4in. (5.7cm)
Classification:
Bronzes
Credit Line:
The Cesnola Collection, Purchased by subscription, 1874–76
Accession Number:
74.51.5332
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 155
Two-edged triangular blade with straight, flaring sides, rounded below. With midrib and a four-edged tang.
From Cyprus

Myres, John L. 1914. Handbook of the Cesnola Collection of Antiquities from Cyprus. no. 4787, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

Richter, Gisela M. A. 1915. Greek, Etruscan and Roman Bronzes. no. 1511, pp. 405, 407, New York: Gilliss Press.

McClees, Helen and Christine Alexander. 1933. The Daily Life of the Greeks and Romans: As Illustrated in the Classical Collections, 5th ed. pp. 88, 92, fig. 112, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

McClees, Helen and Christine Alexander. 1941. The Daily Life of the Greeks and Romans: As Illustrated in the Classical Collections, 5th ed. pp. 88, 92, fig. 112, New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art.

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