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Spearhead

Period:
Iron Age
Date:
late 2nd–early 1st millennium B.C.
Geography:
Northwestern Iran, Caspian region
Culture:
Iran
Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
1.42 x 2.24 in. (3.61 x 5.69 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Implements
Credit Line:
Gift of Robert B. Forrest, 1962
Accession Number:
62.225.1
Not on view
Acquired by the Museum in 1962, gift of Robert B. Forrest, Lisboa.
Muscarella, Oscar W. 1988. Bronze and Iron: Ancient Near Eastern Artifacts in The Metropolitan Museum of Art. New York: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, p. 103, no. 172.
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