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Spearhead

Period:
Middle Kingdom
Dynasty:
Dynasty 12–13, late
Date:
ca. 1850–1640 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt, Memphite Region, Lisht North, cemetery south of pyramid, below House A3.1, Pit 330, MMA excavations, 1913–14
Medium:
Bronze or copper alloy
Dimensions:
L. 12.6 cm (4 15/16 in)
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1915
Accession Number:
15.3.50
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 109
Excavated by the Egyptian Expedition of the Metropolitan Museum of Art. Acquired by the Museum in the division of finds.

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