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Arrowhead

Period:
Parthian
Date:
ca. 1st–2nd century A.D
Geography:
Iran, Yarim Tepe
Culture:
Parthian
Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
1.18 in. (3 cm)
Classification:
Metalwork-Ornaments-Inscribed
Credit Line:
Purchase, H. Dunscombe Colt Gift, 1963
Accession Number:
63.102.6
Not on view
1960, excavated by David Stronach, on behalf of the British Institute of Persian Studies; acquired by the Museum in 1963, as a result of its financial contribution to the 1962 season of excavations.
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. 107, no. 173.
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