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Arrowhead

Period:
Paleolithic to Neolithic
Date:
ca. 90,000–5,000 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt, Western Desert; Kharga Oasis, Beledeh District, W and NW of Christian necropolis, surface find, MMA excavations, 1908–10
Medium:
Flint
Dimensions:
l. 11.1 x w. 4.6 x th. 1.7 cm (4 3/8 x 1 13/16 x 11/16 in.)
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1925
Accession Number:
25.10.12f
Not on view
Excavated by the Egyptian Expedition of the Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1908-1910. Acquired by the Museum in the division of finds.

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